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Jeff Policky, Motorcycle Mechanic
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Have a bit of antifreeze in breather tube and filter from

Customer Question

have a bit of antifreeze in breather tube and filter from motor to air box on polaris 7oo 2004 twin quad could head gasket be leaking?
JA: How old are the hoses? And have you tested the actual mix of your coolant?
Customer: approx. 5 years old yes
JA: What is the model of your '04 motorcycle?
Customer: 700 twin 4x4 polaris quad
JA: Are you fixing your bike yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes i checked engine oil for antifreeze and proper height of anti freeze in bottle
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: drain tube in in air box had a bit of antifreeze in it
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Motorcycle
Expert:  Eric replied 7 months ago.

Hello,

Just a quick question first. By chance could this just be water instead of coolant? Or is it unmistakenably coolant?