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1999 windstart upper intake gasket problems maybe?

1999 windstar 3.8L; Grey green coolant doesnt smell of oil, no leaks, good oil(no coolant in oil), runs fine high idle at 1700 rpm and steam out of dip stick area when dipstick removed, oil in air intake( should i replace upper intake gaskets ? clean MAF sensor? flush coolant. there is plenty of heat and van doesnt over heat at all, lots of power any suggestions?

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Sounds like an intake leak or a vacuum leak , would start it and spray like carb cleaner or starting fluid on the top of the motor while it is cool not hot and see if you get a rise or fall in rpm,s if it does get a response chase down the vacuum leak, if not it is probally the intake gasket

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