oil in the water

Asked by Jul 12, 2016 at 09:32 AM about the 1996 Ford Mustang GT Convertible

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Dumping a large amount of oil in to the
cooling system

3 Answers

Oil cooler

292,325

failed headgasket can be the culprit. Perform a cylinder pressure test to confirm

I had this issue before too. Engine oil cooler delete was my fix. The replacement EOC cost $400+ but the oil filter adapter from a manual fit it perfectly for $20 new-used. Haven't had an issue since and have not overheated since. That was 4 years ago.

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