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Head Gasket? Hi i have a 1999 daewoo lanos i have noticed a milky substance on the under side of my oil cap but doesnt seem to be through the oil and im not loosing any water/coolant. the coolant/water is abit brown also. would this be a head gasket?

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An emulsion build up on the cap can only be caused by water. the question is how the water is getting in, mostly likely head gasket. are you having to top up your cooling a lot?

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It is looking like it could be is the car run regulary? as sometimes when its cold a build up of condensation causes the cap that has oil on it to turn milky can you take the breather pipe off and check there if there is a build up there it could be the start of a headgasket problem.

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