I have a 98 Audi a4 Quattro the engine coolant never leaked all the sudden started leaking about 1/2 out of the reservoir every few miles I would fill it up and then now when turned off all leaks out?

Asked by Dec 13, 2014 at 02:17 PM about the 1998 Audi A4 1.8T quattro Sedan AWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Never had this problem. Happened all of
the sudden.  No serious engine oil leaks. No  
engine overheating always happens as
soon as its turned off.

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Have you checked for damage to the upper or lower radiator hose? You can get a split that will leak when the coolant is hot and then when the engine is cool that split will close up enough where it won't leak.

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