Intake Manifold Gasket May Leak Coolant or Engine Oil on GMC Vandura 2500

The intake manifold gasket may develop and external engine oil or coolant leak. In some cases, an internal coolant leak may occur causing coolant to mix with the engine oil. Running the engine with a coolant/oil mix may result in engine damage. Replacing the intake manifold gasket should correct this issue.

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Average mileage: 98,500 (97,000–100,000)
Engines affected: 5.7L V8, Gasoline
6 model years affected: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, more1994, 1995
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coolant and oil mixing and blowing out tail pipe removed all spark plugs they are dry
1993 GMC Vandura 2500 - 5.7L V8 100,000 mi,
Only leaks when cold. Leak stops when engine is warm. Not repaired yet.
1993 GMC Vandura 2500 - 5.7L V8 97,000 mi,
Collant leak at intake manifold.