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I have oil in my coolant : My coolant tank over flowed there

Customer Question

I have oil in my coolant
JA: We'll do all we can to help. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so the Heavy Equipment Mechanic can help you best.
Customer: My coolant tank over flowed there is oil in the water .is it safe to keep running my engine
JA: Is there anything else the Heavy Equipment Mechanic should be aware of?
Customer: There is the normal amount of oil in my sump
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Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Construction and Road Equipment
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.

make, model, engine? Oil cooler is usually cause of oil in coolant. Watch engine oil level and get repair as soon as possible. Watch coolant temperature as well.

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Thanks Curtis is it safe to keep running my engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.

As long as you keep oil in it,, and watch the temperature. Don't run any more than you have to, before repair, it will not get better!

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Thanks for that curtis
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.

Thank you. Please rate to close and get me credit!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.

I see question still open. Please rate to close.

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