When your car is leaking water, chances are it might not be a serious issue. You can see some small puddles of water near the back of the engine compartment when you have the air conditioning on. This is normal as the system creates condensation. Even if there’s water near the tailpipe, it is usually exhaust condensation, and that will go away after your muffler warms up. Still, leaking fluids can be a sign of a bigger problem. Learn more about how you can identify the cause and what fluid is coming out of your car below from the Sonia’s CDJR’s service team.
Do these steps to see the cause of your car leaking water:
If you place a sheet of paper under your vehicle and the leaking fluid isn't clear, it's not water. So what is it then? Use our color guide below to find out what it is:
We are conveniently located in Orange, MA, so if you suspect your car is leaking water due to reasons besides normal condensation, schedule your appointment today. In the meantime, learn more about car care regarding fluids, such as why your car battery is leaking and how to check the brake fluid.