why would water keep needed to be added after every 30 miles.wheres it going?

Asked by Sep 24, 2016 at 08:05 PM about the 2006 Dodge Stratus SXT

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

overheating every 30 miles or so

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If you don't see it puddling under your car then it's going out the tailpipe or out the overflow tube to the ground while you're driving. Having to add it every 30 miles is a major loss, so you may have a bad head gasket. Some leaks could happen after the engine warms up too, and again most likely occur while you're driving.

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