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you have a warped/or cracked head,or blown head gasket

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Oil film in car radiator?

Oil in the radiator is usually an indication of a leaky head gasket.

Why is there oil in radiator of kia pregio?

the cylinder head has damaged the oil from the engine going to radiator

What oil do you use to refill your oil filled radiator?

silicone oil.

What causes oil and water mix in the radiator?

Blown Head Gasket

What can be done if you put oil in car radiator?

Get a new radiator or flush it out?

How is there transmission fluid in your radiator?

The automatic transmission oil cooler is built into the radiator. If the oil cooler developes a leak the oil mixes with the engine coolant.

Where do your oil cooler lines go on your 6.2L diesel?

Okay 2 types of oil cooling system fitted to these trucks. Light duty , and heavy duty. light duty, Oil cooler lines go from the oil filter housing to the radiator. oil cooler is built into the radiator. Heavy duty, Oil cooler lines go from the oil filter housing under the radiator and in front of the radiator there is a mini oil cooler.

What happens when putting oil in the radiator system?

(Oil floats) mostly mixes with the water forming emulsion which clogs the radiator.

Where is the drain plug on an 02 Mitsubishi Galant?

Oil - rear or side of oil pan Radiator - bottom or rear of radiator

You accidentally poured motor oil in your radiator?

You need to have the radiator flushed immediately

Can you drive your car with oil in the radiator?

Sure you can drive it but, you need to ask yourself, why is there oil in the radiator? If you did not pour oil in the radiator then you have a problem. Most likely cause is a blown head gasket. This is extremely serious, and will destroy the engine if not repaired.

1992 Cadillac DeVille has oil in the radiator?

Yes. The engine oil cooler is in the drivers side tank and transmission oil cooler is in the passenger side tank of the radiator.

Why is my 2001 Camry radiator leaking oil?

The AT oil cooler is in the bottom tank of the radiator. If you are seeing oil leaking from one of the lines from and to the transmission connection could be loose.

Why is there water from my radiator in my oil and oil in my water in the radiator?

You have a blown headgasket or cracked cylinder head/engine block. It can also be a leak at the oil cooler. Its at the oil filter mounting, check that 1st.

Would a bad oil cooler put oil in the radiator?


What is the cause of Chevy Tahoe 95 oil is going through engine coolant?

Does it have 2 lines coming from the top of the oil filter, and going to the radiator. If so that is the oil cooler. You need to replace the RADIATOR Those 2 lines go into the radiator so it can cool the oil, and the tubes are leaking oil into the coolant.

What will happen when radiator has a crack?

If it is a water-filled or oil-filled radiator, it will leak fluid.

How do you fix transmission fluid in the radiator?

Take it to an oil and lube shop and have them flush the radiator.

What is an oil cooler on a radiator for a 1998 Chevy truck?

It may be inside your radiator itself.

What causes oil in the radiator?

hi, blown head gasket, cracked head or block or automatic transmission oil cooler in radiator leaking

What is the purpose of the oil hose going from block to radiator and back to another hose to block?

Some vehicles run oil line through the radiator for cooling, instead of using seperate oil cooler, which just looks like a mini radiator.

Why does oil pass into your 99 Taurus radiator?

The transmission oil cooler is located in the radiator. A leak that allows oil in the radiator will also allow coolant to enter the transmission doing great harm. Check the transmission , after driving and the oil is hot water vapor will come out of the dip stick tube.

What would cause oil to be in your radiator on your Chevy surburban?

Really need to know the year and engine size. But you can check this, Does your engine have 2 lines just above the oil filter that run up the side of the engine and goes into the radiator on the drivers side ? If so then that is the engine oil cooler lines and the tubes in the radiator were the oil flows through to cool the oil are probley leaking into the radiator coolant. IT happens often. WILL NEED TO REPLACE RADIATOR. And flush out the cooling system real GOOD. Did your engine freeze from lack of antifreeze ? If the radiator fluid is cheery red looking then the transmission cooler that is built into the radiator is leaking. REPLACE RADIATOR. GOOD LUCK.

Where do you find the oil can in Nancy drew treasure in a royal tower?

you find the oil can by the radiator in Nancy's room. but you need to have dextor fix the radiator first.

Why would Oil be found in car radiator?

if you have tansmission cooling lines or oil cooling lines that go into the radiator, the cooler in side might have a hole in it.