Blown Head Gasket?

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1997 Chev Silverado Z71 1500 lots of leakage from exhaust coolant gone from reservoir oil on dipstick looks normal seems to be running ok

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According to this website that I found, it sounds like you do indeed have a blown head gasket. As far as the oil, the only sign of contamination that you may see is a milky ring around the oil cap. It's from where coolant has leaked into the oil and evaporated. I'm going to post the link for you so that you can see all of the other signs of a blown head gasket. I hope this helps out.


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