Coolant leak under timing cover

Asked by Jun 13, 2016 at 02:53 AM about the 2003 Chrysler 300M STD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Only leaks when engine is hot and stop when
cooled down water pump good and hold pressure
and I bleed it as best I can when I add coolant
when it runs hot... maybe water pump seal got to
hot at one point idk I hate to take it apart and it be
fine

1 Answer

15,265

It doesn't leak for no reason, If its never been changed? how many miles on it 100,000 Change it. Once, it fully FAILS... it will cook the engine very fast (head gaskets) unless you shut down even faster.

Your Answer:

Chrysler 300M Experts

  • #1
    Jearod Leet
    Reputation
    500
  • #2
    Felix Melendez
    Reputation
    440
  • #3
    aztec626bf
    Reputation
    400
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Camaro
233 Great Deals out of 27,354 listings starting at $2,077
Used Ford Mustang
260 Great Deals out of 37,873 listings starting at $1,350
Used Chevrolet Impala
384 Great Deals out of 25,757 listings starting at $950
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
978 Great Deals out of 76,795 listings starting at $900
Used Nissan Maxima
211 Great Deals out of 16,570 listings starting at $1,650
Used Honda Accord
566 Great Deals out of 103,985 listings starting at $950
Used Chevrolet Malibu
489 Great Deals out of 51,744 listings starting at $1,995
Used Toyota Camry
759 Great Deals out of 73,416 listings starting at $1,195
Used BMW 5 Series
423 Great Deals out of 16,658 listings starting at $2,000
Used Chrysler Concorde
128 listings starting at $2,888
Used Cadillac CTS
144 Great Deals out of 7,393 listings starting at $2,000

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.