water in oil

Asked by Mar 15, 2009 at 03:20 PM about the 2004 Chevrolet Aveo

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

car runs great but when i check the oil it has water in it , under the oil cap it looks like peanut butter it dont overheat no smoke but it does sound like it misses alittle

3 Answers

8,175

Some water tends to condense in the valve cover if you make lots of short trips, but I'd recommend running a leak down test on all cylinders to eliminate the possibility of a head gasket issue. and check your coolant level and condition. Obviously you should also change your oil too.

20

My 2008 chevy aveo ran hot and it have water in the oil and it won't crank

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
20

Do I have a blown head gasket

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Aveo

Looking for a Used Aveo in your area?

CarGurus has 1,607 nationwide Aveo listings starting at $1,895.

ZIP:

Search Chevrolet Aveo Questions

Chevrolet Aveo Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 310
#2 martco
martco
Reputation 150
#2 T_S_T
T_S_T
Reputation 150
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Focus
545 Great Deals out of 57,040 listings starting at $1,095
Used Chevrolet Cobalt
48 Great Deals out of 3,854 listings starting at $1,799
Used Toyota Corolla
771 Great Deals out of 73,085 listings starting at $1,260
Used Honda Civic
634 Great Deals out of 88,620 listings starting at $995
Used Chevrolet Spark
51 Great Deals out of 10,436 listings starting at $4,927
Used Chevrolet Malibu
907 Great Deals out of 79,544 listings starting at $1,500
Used Nissan Sentra
440 Great Deals out of 54,031 listings starting at $900
Used Toyota Yaris
106 Great Deals out of 4,827 listings starting at $2,395
Used Hyundai Accent
177 Great Deals out of 12,337 listings starting at $1,295
Used Kia Rio
102 Great Deals out of 7,491 listings starting at $1,750
Used Toyota Camry
1,000 Great Deals out of 90,532 listings starting at $650
Used Honda Accord
803 Great Deals out of 84,448 listings starting at $988

Used Cars For Sale

2011 Chevrolet Aveo For Sale
6 Great Deals out of 342 listings starting at $2,500
2010 Chevrolet Aveo For Sale
4 Great Deals out of 233 listings starting at $2,902
2009 Chevrolet Aveo For Sale
337 listings starting at $2,500

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.