why do I have this white yellow greasy substance inside my radiator fluid

Asked by Jul 06, 2015 at 09:25 PM about the 2008 Chevrolet Cobalt LT2 Coupe

Question type: General

2 Answers

23,085

It's oil getting mixed with the coolant, it can take on a milky frothy greasy appearance. The question you have is where/how is the oil getting into the coolant. I'd get it to a mechanic and have it looked at stat.

OK thanks

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • what is the bright yellow fluild that would leak on the snow towards the back of the car? 23 answers

    2010 Chevrolet Cobalt LS

    -

    General

  • 2007 Chevy cobalt 2 answers

    So my 2007 Chevy Cobalt keeps over heating...I have replaced the thermostat and the radiator...And also had the oil changed...We didn't see any mixing of fluids so that leads me to believe it's no...

    2007 Chevrolet Cobalt LS

    -

    General

  • Average running engine temperature? 17 answers

    I would like to know what the average temperature my coupe should be running? Recently I developed a leak in the radiator and after getting it fixed, I find myself watching the coolant temperature mor...

    2006 Chevrolet Cobalt LS Coupe

    -

    General

  • Location of VIN numbers 2 answers

    I think the 08 Cobalt I just bought has been chopped or misrepresented. Where are the least accessible VIN's located or ones that could not have been changed? Motor and frame

    2008 Chevrolet Cobalt

    -

    General

  • Why am I losing Radiator Fluid when there is no leaks to be found? 4 answers

    I just got my car back from the getting the Radiator Check for leaks after noticing Radiator Fluid smell coming out of my Air Vents when turning on my car. My exhaust seems to come out more heavily...

    2008 Chevrolet Cobalt

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Search Chevrolet Cobalt Questions

Chevrolet Cobalt Experts

#1 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 1,110
#2 lightGear
lightGear
Reputation 1,090
#3 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 910
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Honda Civic
510 Great Deals out of 81,680 listings starting at $558
Used Chevrolet Malibu
793 Great Deals out of 88,769 listings starting at $1,900
Used Ford Focus
546 Great Deals out of 55,822 listings starting at $1,495
Used Chevrolet Impala
589 Great Deals out of 29,008 listings starting at $1,300
Used Ford Mustang
326 Great Deals out of 45,932 listings starting at $2,000
Used Toyota Corolla
766 Great Deals out of 75,602 listings starting at $1,790
Used Honda Accord
719 Great Deals out of 83,067 listings starting at $500
Used Nissan Altima
842 Great Deals out of 78,325 listings starting at $470
Used Ford Fusion
989 Great Deals out of 79,660 listings starting at $1,000
Used Toyota Camry
873 Great Deals out of 92,511 listings starting at $1,300
Used Honda Civic Coupe
161 Great Deals out of 18,291 listings starting at $1,500
Used Dodge Charger
232 Great Deals out of 27,473 listings starting at $1,997

Used Cars For Sale

2010 Chevrolet Cobalt LT2 Coupe For Sale
16 listings starting at $4,500