My 2005 Volks Golf is eating antifreeze.... I dont see it leaking anywhere but about a week after I fill it up my light starts bilking again and its all gone??????? HELP

Jes Betzold
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Asked by Jes Dec 13, 2012 at 12:27 PM about the Volkswagen Golf

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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tenspeed
67,185

Time to take it to a shop, They can test to see if it's getting into the cylinders. Check the oil on the dipstick. If it looks like a chocolate milkshake, get it fixed before the engine needs replacing.

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TonytheWoodsman
1,345

It's also possible to have a small leak in a hose, or hose connection, that you don't notice, because the engine heat is evaporating it as it comes out.

Jamie Woods
45

I had a leak in the reservoir that completely drained my rad. Check to see if the seals around your turbo pump is leaking... and hope that it isn't because that's big bucks to repair.

Jean-Philippe Cossette
35

seal of water pump....it's always same problem... need new pump and 1.5 hrs work time.

Jean-Philippe Cossette
35

heating create pressure in antifreeze line and seal leak....when you stop car leak stop because shaft of waterpump dont turn and you dont see leak ;) . water pump seal im sure...

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