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It had high temp light then shut off wait five minutes runs

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It had high temp light then shut off wait five minutes runs normal, got home leak on the floor, not in the oil and not the thermostat or the water pump.
JA: What part of the car is the leak coming from? And are you sure it's water?
Customer: right front no its antifreeze but none in the oil
JA: What is the model/year of your Buick?
Customer: 2002 buick rendevous
JA: Are you fixing your Rendezvous yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: took water pump off checked thermostat, i cant see where iits leaking from no smoke in the exhaust
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: is there any hoses I am missing, it will get hot shut if off and goes back to normal
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Buick
Expert:  david craig replied 4 months ago.

Hi Im David, thanks for visiting the site, what size engine is in your vehicle?

Expert:  david craig replied 4 months ago.

are you there?

Expert:  david craig replied 4 months ago.

do you still need help?

Expert:  Barry Sergeant replied 4 months ago.

Hi, my name is Barry. Welcome to Just Answer. I would be happy to help you with your Buick. How much coolant are you losing? Does the car have the original water pump?