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  1. Is it possible to crack trans cooler inside of radiator yet not contaminate coolant??

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    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...
  2. New valve covers to solve leaky caps?

    After reading what I could understand (newbie at 63 y.o.) I am looking at changing the valve covers on my T Bucket to solve the oil leaking out of the valve cover caps. As someone indicated, the covers have no markings so they might be the cheap Chinese brand. I just bought this hot rod. It has...
  3. I bet you can't tell me whats wrong with this picture!!!

    Its been one thing after another with this truck after i drove 2,000 miles in 7 days (take a break and enjoy some scenery). Ive researched this and cant come up with a DEFINITE diagnosis so I dont throw hundreds into a 10 buck fix!:spank: OIL FROM #1 PLUG YOU CAN SEE WHERE IT PIZZED ALL OVER...
  4. Firebird Oil Leak

    Hey so I have a 1969 Pontiac Firebird 400 and it has previously had a minor oil leak that I believed to be coming from the oil sensor. I don't have much free time so I had not been able to get to that yet but today when I was going to start working on replacing the heater core I checked the...
  5. Edelbrock Heads Oil Leak

    Hello Gentlemen, I have a 1986 Chev pickup truck with a 350 engine and Edelbrock heads. I can't seem to stop an oil leak from my valve cover on the passenger side. I replaced the gaskets three times with cork, Fel Pro, and Silicone. Each time I replaced them the oil leak would stop but gradually...
  6. Front main seal/balancer leak again!

    Once again, i have an oil leak at the front of the motor. I have replaced the timing cover/gaskets/front main seal twice.. plus one other time just replacing the timing cover gaskets and front main seal.. and i've even replaced the oil pain gasket with a quality one piece rubber gasket with the...
  7. Oil leak under valve cover

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    I was running my truck at a pretty high idle, it has a 350 sbc, 1990. The valve cover bolts run through the center of the cylinder heads. The gasket I have is a blue rubber gasket that I picked up from Oreilly Auto Parts. Back to the explanation. I was running my truck at a pretty high idle in...