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ive seen alot of oil sepage at the front between head and front cover
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I'll let U guys know the outcome next week. I'm taking the car to the shop on Tuesday. Thanks again 4 the replies.

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It was the radiator cap. Thank goodnesss that's all it was.
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thats great easy fixes are wonderful. but very odd ive never had one do that. congrats
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thats great easy fixes are wonderful. but very odd ive never had one do that. congrats
Trust me, I was shocked myself. The mechanic said the cap was bad. The car's running fine now though.
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told'ya

U sure did!


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Put good quality coolant and observe temperature gauge. Replacing the cap might be good idea as well.

This board is a GREAT reference tool. It's amazing how something as simple as a cap can do so much damage. My mechanic said this happens from time to time. he wasn't surprised at all...

Thanks again for your response!
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