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justyn 1/30/2013
2006 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD LT 8Cyl6.0L - Preventive Maintenance
Is it bad to leave your car in the garage all winter without turning it on or moving it?
I also have an orange liquid leaking out from underneath the car. Even though I hasn't been turned on and move. I'm thinking it's coolant Where could it be leaking?
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  • CVO
    CVO 1/30/2013
    Possible leak points include hoses, the radiator, heater core, water pump, thermostat housing, head gasket, freeze plugs, automatic transmission oil cooler, cylinder head(s) and block.

    Note: orange color is an indication of a rust sediment in the coolant. Flush the radiator coolant.
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    CVO
    CVO 1/30/2013
    Yes, it is bad to leave the car in the garage all winter without turning it on, the moisture will rust the parts.
    CVO
    justyn 2/25/2013
    What should I do at this point to subside further possible damage?
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