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Coolant is black in 2000 ford winstar

The coolant is black in my 2000 winstar. No loss of power or coolant. Still runs well. Not sure if the engine oil is cooled or exposed to coolant. Headgasket?? Engine was low on oil when checked. No leaks on ground. Oil very dark and appears to have no coolant in. Intake manifold gaskets replaced several years back. Some problems with speed/tack/abs light/AC. Not sure if there is any corelation?? I wonder if this may be the same problem i have with my 1999 windstar's coolant problem seems black not oil like smell but black and oily. no power loss and no overheating and i have heat as well?

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Did someone put to nuch bars leak in it?

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Flush the coolant system and replace with new antifreeze.

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