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I believe your head gasket is shot. Check your coolant level, it's probably going down. What's happening is your coolant is leaking into the oil where the gasket has failed (there are channels in the head of the engine that oil travels thru to lubricate the engine, and other channels (passages) that the coolant flows thru to keep the engine from overheating. This needs to be fixed with the installation of a new head gasket. countrycurt0

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