I currently own a 1996 VW jetta and I'm leaking coolant on the passenger side under neath by the water pump. What could cause this leak and how do I go about getting the leak fixed?


Asked by Sep 25, 2014 at 04:43 PM about the 1996 Volkswagen Jetta 4 Dr Trek Limited Edition Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

3 Answers


It will be a hose,or possibly the water pump it self,it,s hard to say how to fix untill you know what is leaking.

Best Answer

Thank you for your response. I'm going to look into the water pump.


my96 jetta trek keeps killing my battery and over heating and the oil light and the water light keep beeping like an alarm clock plus I don't think my mechanic routed the radiator.ive changed the radiator ,water pump and took out the thermostat. but water is spitting out from the round bubble that I put water in and each time I try and start my car its dead I checked my starter and alternator there good , can anyone help med please

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