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Got 98 windstar.brown sludge in antifreeze recovery tank. please help

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If it looks like chocolate milk, there is a good chance you have a blown head gasket. Have a shop pressure test.

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Sounds like the antifreeze is WAY pased the point that it needs to be changed. Should be drained, backflushed and have new installed.

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