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Truck was idleing irregular, stalled at a stop. Long story short, My husband had some anti-freeze in a yellow gallon container last month....thought I was topping off the coolant....but it was OIL instead (also in yellow gallon container). Very little (couple tablespoons) went into radiator. I am trying to soak it out w/ paper towels....have I ruined my truck? Think I need to drain the whole coolant resevoir, but can't seem to find where to do that. What do I do?

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No you are ok. Sometime people put desiel in the radiator. Actuall if that is all you put, I would worry about it. You can darain it and then refill...might be a good idea.

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