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2000 VW Beelte - Car smelt like antifreeze the day we bought it, 2 weeks ago. Had radiator flushed and tempature light came on after 4 or 5 days. Need a second opinion, could this possibly be a leak in the heater core or more severe such as thermostat, water pump and timing belt?

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Check to make sure that the rubber o-ring going into the heater core located under the hood on the passenger side does not need replaced. Also check the water pump, these are both very common problems with volkswagen.

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  • erinhelwick May 04, 2011

    Great!! Thanks. We will defiantly look into that. I sure hope that will be the solution.

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