Colant leak

Asked by Feb 11, 2017 at 08:07 PM about the 2004 Volkswagen Jetta GL 2.0l

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 2004 vw jetta all my colant has leaked out,
the pipes on the driver side are broke and were
steaming, i believe these hoses are connected to
the engine, what are these called ?

4 Answers

These are the broken hoses, with the duct tape

Broken hoses

38,005

The one on top with the duct tape appears to be an air inlet, or maybe EGR related, it definitely is not a coolant hose as it runs to the air filter housing. The coolant hose could have leaked and sprayed all over, and you just saw it dripping off the other hose. I think you would be better off taking it in and having the cooling system checked over, if a hose blew it may have been from an obstructed coolant flow. But in the meantime don't drive it or let it overheat, you risk damage to the motor. If you have get it to a shop, drive only short distances and make sure radiator is kept full.

1 people found this helpful.

I figured coolant because it had all leaked out and the car was over heating, i didnt notice any leaking on the ground or anything, the car started steaming and i opened the hood and the coolant was all gone, thank you!

Your Answer:

Jetta

Looking for a Used Jetta in your area?

CarGurus has 30,847 nationwide Jetta listings starting at $1,100.

ZIP:

Volkswagen Jetta Experts

  • #1
    Goodwrench707
    Reputation
    2,760
  • #2
    Deathjam4
    Reputation
    2,390
  • #3
    Scott Sr.
    Reputation
    1,550
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Volkswagen Passat
414 Great Deals out of 21,337 listings starting at $1,100
Used Honda Civic
529 Great Deals out of 40,610 listings starting at $1,615
Used Volkswagen GTI
97 Great Deals out of 5,227 listings starting at $1,000
Used Honda Accord
745 Great Deals out of 97,282 listings starting at $750
Used Volkswagen Golf
76 Great Deals out of 4,628 listings starting at $1,900
Used Toyota Camry
1,011 Great Deals out of 70,933 listings starting at $1,137
Used Toyota Corolla
695 Great Deals out of 60,527 listings starting at $1,400
Used Audi A4
167 Great Deals out of 8,715 listings starting at $1,499
Used BMW 3 Series
954 Great Deals out of 29,852 listings starting at $950
Used Nissan Altima
925 Great Deals out of 54,566 listings starting at $1,300
Used Mazda MAZDA3
284 Great Deals out of 23,435 listings starting at $100
Used Hyundai Elantra
458 Great Deals out of 46,832 listings starting at $695

Used Cars For Sale

2019 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
12,885 listings starting at $13,697
2018 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
16 Great Deals out of 1,733 listings starting at $12,495
2017 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
59 Great Deals out of 2,101 listings starting at $9,950
2016 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
38 Great Deals out of 1,647 listings starting at $6,995
2015 Volkswagen Jetta For Sale
142 Great Deals out of 3,641 listings starting at $6,497

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.