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Engine oil in the coolant at my last 90 000 k service. Help!!!

(2007 Kia Rio)
in Wake Island, HI on March 18, 2013
Mechanic says it needs a new engine - but it still runs fine????
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on March 18, 2013
Some oil in the radiator is what you are saying? Auto. trans?
on March 18, 2013
No not in the radiator - in the engine coolant tank. And the car is a manual transmission.
on March 18, 2013
If it is in the tank then it came from the radiator that is what the reservior is hooked to!! Unless someone put oil in the tank! Any coolant in the oil?? Should be.
on March 19, 2013
I will check in the morning - but since it got cleaned out and refilled with new coolant it has been fine so far???
on March 19, 2013
Just keep a check on it, i wouldn't replace ahything without confirmation of what's wrong, if anything! Oil level is the most important that it is not to full or low.
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