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What is wrong with engine if oil is in radiator. Not sure of…

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What is wrong with engine if oil is in radiator

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99% of the time it is due to a defective oil cooler

R&R oil cooler, then flush cooling system with a non sudzing soap such as borax

Its very rare to not be a oil cooler it can also be caused by a cracked head, block, or liner pitting

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