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1995 buick century 3100 engine. problem coolant in the oil

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1995 buick century 3100 engine. problem coolant in the oil pan. help me.

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Is there coolant in the exhaust while the engine is running?

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
it appeared to be dripping ,but the car has been sitting for a while, and it has been very cold.,in the 20s
How much coolant is in the oil?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
it was approx. one gal. of coolant in with four quarts of oil when I changed it.
Ok, does the engine smoke out the tailpipe?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
yes i think so but not excessive
Ok, your intake gasket ruptured. They are very common on your type of engine. Its the lower intake gasket you want to replace.
Customer: replied 7 years ago.

 

would you know which side?

Both sides. When you see the gaskets and remove the intake it will be obvious.
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Customer: replied 7 years ago.
anthony thank you for your help