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I bought a 98 sunfire used. I didnt know much about car.But yeah for about a week Ive been hearing a ,,bubbly sound,, everytime I start DRIVING my car /it wont do it if i am on park/. Some people freaked me out saying that my head gasket was probably blow, but I tried something : started my car with the coolant tank open, put in in drive, pushed on the breaks and accelerated. The result was : no bubbles what so ever in the coolant tank. So I assume it isnt a head gasket problem. But I have noticed that my oil is leaking from the oil tank underneath my car. there is thin coat of oil built up on the head as well but thats been there for a little bit. I check when I am driving and my car does not seem to be over heating, it gets hot but always stay in the middle point, so never in the red.

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Hey ur ride is 12 yrs-theres gonna be oil-watch for excessive--ur coolant system is aging too and that bubble is air in there-just chec level daily

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