no power foam in radiator

Asked by Jerome Feb 12, 2014 at 07:56 PM about the Toyota Chaser

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

All of a sudden war had no power  oil level was good but. When. I looked in radiator I seen foam

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Do a compression check on all cylinders. Compression gauge screws in the spark plug holes and turn the engine over a few turns. I think you will find a blown head gasket leaking into one of the water jackets. Makes for foam in the radiator. You can check them one plug hole at a time and just remove the coil wire so the engine won't start. One cylinder and probably two, "cylinders adjoining" will check a considerable bit lower than the rest.

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