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Coolant level is dropping and smell of antifreeze inside of…

Coolant level is dropping...

Coolant level is dropping and smell of antifreeze inside of my vehicle

Mechanic's Assistant: Has your car been overheating? Have you noticed any leaks?

Seems to be running about 2:20 degrees and I cannot see any obvious leak

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Cadillac?

It's an 08 CTSDI

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?

I am not fixing myself the dealer I bought the car from is working with me they have done a pressure test and it did not leak down

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

77 K miles

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Kevin
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Hi im kevin is there any sign of any misture in the car ? On front carpets ?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
No

I dont offer phone service im happy to continue online if you like

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Are you still with me on line is OK.
Amedee
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Yes i here isf you are smeeling coolant and level is dropping there is obviously a leak .the leak must be minimal if they cannot see it under pressure test .the option you have is to continue testing with pressure tester or add a stop leak as the leak is so small this should cover it

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Thank you so much for your reply. I have also talked to AMEDEE by telephone and we have a plan of attack.

No problem

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