Originally Posted by EY3TZR
im located in heatherton in melbourne.
I think coolant is leaking too?? it never leaks on the ground but there is a little compartment where some coolant leaks..it might be the holes in the piping or something?
you recomend a pressure test?
Im not mechanically savvy at all. not even a pinch. im just going from what ive read from the smart people around here.
if the pump has never been changed, change it, if you don't know if its been changed, change it. same for timing belt. before anything really bad happens.
the water pumps (at least in the jettas and stuff..) go around 95000km to 195000km.. where you're at is about the prime place for it..
it is an EXPENSIVE job.. around here in the US you'll pay in excess of 700-800 dollars to have it done