Smell coolant each time I stop the vehcicle

Asked by Apr 02, 2015 at 12:09 PM about the 2001 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr SLT 4WD Quad Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have had cooling system checked found small leak in hose but after several months still smell coolant after I drive truck. Could it be the cap?

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Could be just about anything associated with the system. Hose, cap, radiator, water pump, etc. Performa a pressure test to determine exactly where.

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