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I have a 2007 980cc 4 cylinder engine that's getting water in the engine oil. What is a cheap fix?

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A 2007 with water in oil..? Wow.. Are you running it for 5 to 20 mins then shutting off? This type of short run time can result in a lot of condensation in the crank case.. This will give you the tell tale foam around filler cap. You will need to run the engine long enough to get good and hot .. say at least an hour, couple times a week, to boil out the condensation.
IF that is NOT the case, then it's likely the head gasket is failed, and coolant is entering the crank case. Or possibly another seal of similar importance. Thick white exhaust is a very strong indicator of blown head gasket.

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