What kind and where do I put coolant stop leak at in my grand am?

Asked by Jan 08, 2017 at 09:58 PM about the 2001 Pontiac Grand Am SE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2 Answers

104,085

That depends on what your trying to stop from leaking, bar's leak or alumina seal works for most small leaks like heater cores and small holes in the radiator, but if your trying to seal a head gasket just forget it, nothing works as it claims. As with all sealers it is only temporary, they are designed to get to too where you can fix the problem, not something permanent.

2 of 2 people found this helpful.
104,085

As far as where to put it just take loose the top radiator hose and drain out enough to add the sealer, usually the hose full is enough and put it back on start the engine and refill the cooling system.

Your Answer

Pontiac Grand Am Experts

  • #1
    tenspeed
    Reputation
    7,860
  • #2
    John Saffrahn
    Reputation
    1,610
  • #3
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    1,580
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Pontiac Grand Prix
16 Great Deals out of 2,563 listings starting at $1,450
Used Pontiac Firebird
11 Great Deals out of 762 listings starting at $2,500
Used Chevrolet Impala
558 Great Deals out of 35,035 listings starting at $1,495
Used Ford Mustang
570 Great Deals out of 36,320 listings starting at $1,500
Used Chevrolet Camaro
444 Great Deals out of 31,343 listings starting at $3,550
Used Toyota Camry
946 Great Deals out of 90,524 listings starting at $300
Used Honda Civic
712 Great Deals out of 64,877 listings starting at $1,350
Used Chevrolet Malibu
1,025 Great Deals out of 64,129 listings starting at $880
Used Chevrolet Monte Carlo
8 Great Deals out of 1,207 listings starting at $1,488
Used Honda Accord
1,094 Great Deals out of 65,138 listings starting at $561

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.