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2003 Saturn VUE Base VUE FWD Manual

2003 Saturn VUE
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door SUV, Sport Utility Vehicle
23 mpg city / 28 mpg hwy
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March 30, 2013, 6:55 am

William B
 

Question: oil in cooling system

I have what I think is oil in the cooling system where can it be coming from? Is there anything it could be besides head gasket?


April 4, 2013, 11:39 am

Tyler O
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This could be a head gasket, oil cooler, or the radiator if it's transmission fluid.

Do a cooling system flush and see if the coolant becomes contaminated with oil again. Old coolant can look rusty or oily


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April 7, 2013, 11:23 am

William B
 

Is there any line, hose or breather that could be blocked or kinked that could cause this problem? I flushed it and the coolant is mixed with oil again. Ty


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