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  1. where to begin with coolant in a cylinder??

    Engine
    There are so many questions....... - is it a cracked intake and bad rings that lead to the coolant getting into the cylinder? - could the oil cooler lines have cracked inside radiator? - block cracked? - head gasket gave out? I know i have a bad ring or 2 on my aluminum heads, the #8...
  2. Head gasket woes?

    Hotrodding Basics
    Curious if the following are symptoms of a bad head gasket, couldn't find anything that's an exact match so I figured I'd ask here. Small block 350 in a 78 C15 pickup is losing some coolant, albeit slowly, and I know where a lot, if not all of it is going. When I turn the heater on I smell...
  3. Is it possible to crack trans cooler inside of radiator yet not contaminate coolant??

    Hotrodding Basics
    Is it possible to crack trans cooler inside of radiator yet not contaminate coolant that IS responsible for the cooling of motor oil in the radiator????? ^^^^MAIN QUESTION^^^^^^^^ ------DETAILS BELOW------ IM AS DESPERATE AS THE NEXT MAN and you fella's have been good to me!!! So the milky...
  4. Gen 1 sbc build lots of problems

    Engine
    I'm more or less just sharing this so people can see it. Anyone with experience with these problems that may have suggestions go right ahead please and thanks. My first build on my own. Started from scratch on this one. Rounded up parts over the years. Some new and some used. 3970010 350 .060...
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