1995 Chevrolet Impala SS Q&A
1995 Chevrolet Impala SS Question: OIL IN THE COOLANT
Has your engine been over heating? Was it the coolant in the expansion tank that looked like mud, or the coolant in the radiator itself? Does the engine run poorly? Four quarts of oil is too much for the engine to have to have added. The engine must be leaking oil internally, externally, or "burning" oil. It is usually water that mixes with the oil rather than oil mixing with the coolant when the head gasket blows. It sounds like your car is not drivable and needs to be checked out by a mechanic as soon as possible but in the meantime do not drive it have it towed as driving it further may do expensive damage. - patrick mannion
I also have 95 impala ss that I had the same problem with some were along the line you put the wrong antifreeze in the car . You have to flush your radiator and only add the orange antifreeze the car holds . - Visitor
no overheat, no drivability issues either. I just happened to check the coolant and the reserv...
what else can it be?
my oil somehow ended up in my coolant. i didnt have symptoms, no overheat or drivability issues. i had just decied to check my coolant and saw chocolate ice cream layer in the reservoir. so i dr...
after intake gasket is changed so you add oil or do oil change
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 wit...