Found oily coolant in resevoir..

Asked by May 30, 2014 at 01:28 PM about the 1995 Jeep Cherokee 4 Dr Sport

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My jeep cherokee xj 1995 has been running great,,156,000 miles..but now i see oily water in coolant resevoir,,does that mean head gasket is blown..?????

3 Answers

118,855

It is very possible. I would almost bet on it. Can do an exhaust gas test on coolant to verify for sure. What's your oil look like? A milkshake? If so head gasket issue.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.
Best Answer Mark helpful
9,945

dandy, this is a bogus question..

3 of 3 people found this helpful.

The overflow is dark water with the oily slick look.

Your Answer

Cherokee

Looking for a Used Cherokee in your area?

CarGurus has 53,830 nationwide Cherokee listings starting at $2,000.

ZIP:

Jeep Cherokee Experts

  • #1
    swtcat13
    Reputation
    1,810
  • #2
    Daniel Guillen-Pizzorni
    Reputation
    1,730
  • #3
    Luis660399
    Reputation
    1,550
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
901 Great Deals out of 71,289 listings starting at $900
Used Jeep Wrangler
362 Great Deals out of 20,474 listings starting at $2,500
Used Toyota 4Runner
335 Great Deals out of 29,409 listings starting at $1,500
Used Ford Explorer
1,112 Great Deals out of 68,286 listings starting at $1,200
Used Honda CR-V
712 Great Deals out of 62,470 listings starting at $1,495
Used Ford F-150
3,046 Great Deals out of 230,474 listings starting at $1,300
Used Toyota RAV4
638 Great Deals out of 62,260 listings starting at $1,995

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Jeep Cherokee For Sale
32,715 listings starting at $14,840
2017 Jeep Cherokee For Sale
42 Great Deals out of 4,454 listings starting at $14,950
2016 Jeep Cherokee For Sale
68 Great Deals out of 3,840 listings starting at $11,499
2015 Jeep Cherokee For Sale
107 Great Deals out of 5,079 listings starting at $9,499
2014 Jeep Cherokee For Sale
70 Great Deals out of 2,890 listings starting at $8,495

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.