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Question SL320 oil mixing with coolant

hi all i have a SL320 on a 1994 year i have had oil mixing with coolant, i done the head gasket and flushed the cooling system out 7 times but it cream has come back and also still losing oil. is this common for these and what causes this ie head, block, oil cooler would be very greatfull on some help as i no its going to cost alot of money whatever the problem #

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Was the head and/or the block warped?

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Sounds like a head gasket. Most 104 engines had head gasket replacements done while the cars were still under warranty. Common problem.
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