I have a 1988 ford ranger and i have oil in my radiator but there isnt coolint in my oil and did a sillinder comprestion test and pumped up my radiator what ells couldit be


Asked by Feb 28, 2014 at 04:38 AM about the 1988 Ford Ranger STX Standard Cab 4WD SB

Question type: Car Customization

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Sure sounds like a head gasket issue.


www.youtube.com/watch?v=QA7KVQq9vKA --- might want to try this type of test

Tracy Hooks

Engine or transmission oil? Tranny cooler might be leaking (automatic transmission of course). Of course, the oil system does generate more pressure than the cooling system does.

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Good catch on the possibility of auto trans fluid instead of oil Tracy.

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