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Rich oil mixture??? (archive)

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Posted by Mr Z on February 26, 2001 at 00:59:17:

Hi,

I'm a newbie with a question: my girlfriend recently purchased a '75 3.0Si that idles roughly and has a strange oil/ coolant mixture in the radiator reservoir.
A mechanic tried flushing out the system but the problem returned immediately. He says it could be a leaky head gakset or cracked cylinder head. I haven't noticed any smoke coming from the tailpipe at starting.
Before I take it elsewhere and spend money unnecessarily, any diagnoses?



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