2008 g6 overheating losing coolant - Pontiac G6 Forum
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 07-17-2012, 07:42 AM Thread Starter
Junior Member
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 2
2008 g6 overheating losing coolant

I have a 4 cylinders g6 and it has overheated twice and I can't figure out. Where I'm leaking coolant... its not in the oil but where is it going? Anyone else havethis problem?
fkracidfire is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 07-17-2012, 08:31 AM
waterfowler76's Avatar
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Las Vegas
Posts: 4,040
Send a message via Yahoo to waterfowler76
sounds like a head gasket......any fluid coming from exhaust?


Waterfowler's 6 <---- Check out my 6
waterfowler76 is offline  
post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 07-17-2012, 01:05 PM
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 2,388
Internal: Any white smoke from the tailpipe?

Coolant dye & a black light (15 bucks total) will help find external leaks. Start looking at the coolant pump weep hole.

greenman is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 07-18-2012, 03:55 PM Thread Starter
Junior Member
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 2
no its not a head gasket... i just replaced that on my malibu.. that sucked... i put a new cap on the overflow container and havent had a problem yet, ill keep you u[pdated if it happens again but thanks for your help peeps
fkracidfire is offline  
Sponsored Links

  Pontiac G6 Forum > Technical Discussion & Modifications > Problems and Solutions

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Pontiac G6 Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Losing Oil ninorc Problems and Solutions 7 01-19-2012 12:29 PM
Overheating 09 g6 gxp wyattgoose5150 Problems and Solutions 4 07-08-2011 11:13 AM
HELP, '09 G6 overheating, dealer says nothing wrong!! ms09g6 Problems and Solutions 2 08-04-2010 01:16 PM
Leaking coolant, coolant recovery tank cap. Dvin211 Problems and Solutions 5 05-20-2010 09:52 AM
Losing sleep IS IT HERE YET!!! Saclunch New Member Introductions 5 08-17-2008 08:46 AM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome