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post #1 of 4 Old 04-04-2014, 09:41 AM
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01 Dark antifreeze help

My antifreeze is a dark color and smells foul im hearing a lot of different answers about it. Any suggestions on what it could be?
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If there is oil in it, its probably a failed oil cooler. If its fuel (that wouldn't necessarily make it a dark color), that would point to failed injector cups. If its dark in color, I would guess oil.

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I'm having same issue on my 01 excursion. Dark oil, well mixed, no gobs of oil, and doesn't smell like diesel fuel.


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