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Why would antifreeze leak into the oil?

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βˆ™ 2009-01-21 00:07:36

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Most likely a blown head gasket. Or if you own a GM it's probably the intake manifold gaskets. There is a class action law suit that has been settled , but getting any cash will be a chore. I have a 96 GMC and just changed them for the second time.

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