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Why is oil leaking out of my radiator hose.. new head

(1995 Mitsubishi Eclipse)
in Saint Joseph, MO on June 06, 2014
I just put a head on this engine and oil is spilling out of my radiator hose the lower ine what could it b
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on June 06, 2014
Automatic transmission?
on June 06, 2014
on June 06, 2014
Did you check engine block with a straight edge? ... Positive right parts were installed? If the hose wasn't leaking before... shouldn't be now!! Open radiator, after cool down.... oil in there??... More info!!!!
on June 06, 2014
The right parts were installed didnt check the block. What if the head gasket was installed backwards ?
on June 06, 2014
That would definitely cause this problem!
on June 06, 2014
Thanks. I guess ill go get another head gasket and throw it on.. probably shouldn't use the new one I just put on or should I?
on June 06, 2014
you could be getting water in through your head gasket. did you put new seals on the heads and are you positive they went on the rigt way
on June 06, 2014
I replaced the head gasket but didnt do anything else to the head... r u saying I should replace the valve seals n it. That would be the valve seats right
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