what is wrong with my car when water is leaking out?

Asked by Sep 28, 2015 at 12:24 PM about the 2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My car is running hot so I put water in it but when I put water in it the water runs right back out what could be wrong with it?

4 Answers

246,645

You have a leak. Open the hood or get under the car to determine where it is leaking from. Water pump, hose, radiator, etc.

Best Answer
20

It could be many things. May want to first check your hoses, radiator cap, and reservoir since those are cheaper fixes but it can be many things really.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.
5

I have the same problem water seems to be coming from above the alternator somewhere,where is your water leaking from can you tell is it from top or bottom?

I didnt ask my mother where the mechanic said it came from but i had to get a new water pump.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

PT Cruiser

Looking for a Used PT Cruiser in your area?

CarGurus has 3,078 nationwide PT Cruiser listings starting at $1,500.

ZIP:

Search Chrysler PT Cruiser Questions

Chrysler PT Cruiser Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 2,290
#2 Gypsy Rose
Gypsy Rose
Reputation 1,410
#3 docwade931
docwade931
Reputation 1,300
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Volkswagen Beetle
178 Great Deals out of 9,290 listings starting at $1,950
Used Chrysler Sebring
40 Great Deals out of 2,857 listings starting at $1,100
Used Ford Mustang
703 Great Deals out of 44,786 listings starting at $1,500
Used Toyota Camry
1,251 Great Deals out of 84,496 listings starting at $750
Used Ford Escape
1,336 Great Deals out of 85,022 listings starting at $950
Used Ford Focus
818 Great Deals out of 54,865 listings starting at $1,200
Used Toyota Corolla
1,004 Great Deals out of 69,995 listings starting at $1,800
Used Chevrolet Malibu
1,171 Great Deals out of 79,727 listings starting at $2,500
Used Nissan Altima
1,290 Great Deals out of 75,809 listings starting at $1,695
Used Chrysler Pacifica
47 Great Deals out of 27,507 listings starting at $1,195
Used Honda Civic
883 Great Deals out of 84,980 listings starting at $750

Used Cars For Sale

2010 Chrysler PT Cruiser For Sale
4 Great Deals out of 82 listings starting at $2,995
2009 Chrysler PT Cruiser For Sale
4 Great Deals out of 147 listings starting at $1,850
2008 Chrysler PT Cruiser For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 335 listings starting at $2,500
2007 Chrysler PT Cruiser For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 461 listings starting at $1,500
2006 Chrysler PT Cruiser For Sale
597 listings starting at $2,600

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.