when the heater core is bad does it leak out of a hose that comes through the firewall?


Asked by Jan 10, 2015 at 04:21 PM about the 2000 Chevrolet Cavalier

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

there is a small hose that turns down at a 90 degree angle coming out of the firewall into
the engine compartment just right of the middle on passenger side, it leaks coolant, is this
coming from the heater core?

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Yes. That hose goes to the catch pan in the dash.

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