1965 Mustang with new Edelbrock $200 Summit WaterPump


Asked by Mar 02, 2017 at 02:44 PM about the 1965 Ford Mustang Standard Convertible

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

302 Boss  from Ford Racing Crate Engine new 2015; It drips 1 drop a day in
the Winter... but does not drip when its summer, or running... uses about 12
ounces a year since installed April 2015... drips right above harmonic
balancer... after temps drop below 40 degrees...

2 Answers


Might be a gasket issue. May need to replace gasket.

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I suspect the leak might be from the water pump shaft seal but If it were my car I would try Alumaseal, it is perfect for those small mystery leaks.

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