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Plug in truck and Coolant leaks out??

 
BigJake441 BigJake441
New User | Posts: 22 | Joined: 09/11
Posted: 01/22/13
10:50 AM

The other morning i plugged my truck in and when i went to start it i noticed coolant on the ground, didnt think much of it bc it wasnt that much. This morning i had only plugged it in for like and hour and a half (withc wasnt long enough i know) but a much bigger puddle of coolant was on the ground. Now what the heck would cause that only when its plugged in, when its running its fine. just wanna know if thats happened to anyone before, cheacking hoses and clamps now. DAM USED DODGES  
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99 Dodge 2500 24V, dual blade electric Flex-A-Lite fan, AEM Brute Force air intake, Banks Power Elbow/ 4" exhaust back to 6" Black SilverLine stack, Dunlop Firce Additude 305/70/16 tires.

White_Lightning White_Lightning
Guru | Posts: 937 | Joined: 07/09
Posted: 01/28/13
10:57 AM

That's odd it's only when it's plugged in. What about after you shut it off after the engine is hot? What area of the engine does it look like it's coming from?  
Logan
1995 12 valve Cummins 6.0L, 5 speed, 4x4, 600hp Valair Clutch. Air Dog 4GHD lift pump, no fuel plate, 2095 rack plug, 024 DV's, pump benched at 440cc, SDX 5x.014 injectors, Hamilton 181/210 cam and HD pushrods, Stage 2 Port job, 5 angle valve job, 60lb valve springs, ARP studs, O-ringed head, .020" over head gasket, coated pistons, balanced bottom end, Fluidampr, PDI exhaust manifold, homemade intake manifold, 63/68/0.80 over 80/92/1.32 compound turbos.

BigJake441 BigJake441
New User | Posts: 22 | Joined: 09/11
Posted: 02/02/13
07:36 AM

nope, once its hot and plug it in its fine. i think i fingered it out lol. there must b some seal where the wire goes into the block and it must be leaking there.  
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99 Dodge 2500 24V, dual blade electric Flex-A-Lite fan, AEM Brute Force air intake, Banks Power Elbow/ 4" exhaust back to 6" Black SilverLine stack, Dunlop Firce Additude 305/70/16 tires.

White_Lightning White_Lightning
Guru | Posts: 937 | Joined: 07/09
Posted: 02/03/13
10:14 PM

Hmm, hit it with some RTV and see if that stops it  
Logan
1995 12 valve Cummins 6.0L, 5 speed, 4x4, 600hp Valair Clutch. Air Dog 4GHD lift pump, no fuel plate, 2095 rack plug, 024 DV's, pump benched at 440cc, SDX 5x.014 injectors, Hamilton 181/210 cam and HD pushrods, Stage 2 Port job, 5 angle valve job, 60lb valve springs, ARP studs, O-ringed head, .020" over head gasket, coated pistons, balanced bottom end, Fluidampr, PDI exhaust manifold, homemade intake manifold, 63/68/0.80 over 80/92/1.32 compound turbos.

MarineOne MarineOne
Addict | Posts: 2050 | Joined: 10/08
Posted: 02/04/13
01:30 AM

Clean it up first with some ether and a rag before you hit it with RTV, and make sure it's the high-temp stuff.

Should be fine after that.



-Kris  

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