antifreeze coming out the crankcase vent tube, help. does


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antifreeze coming out the crankcase vent tube, help. does

Postby covventen » Wed May 28, 2014 11:22 am



my 81 gl1100 has antifreeze coming out the crankcase vent tube, lots of it. is this a blown headgasket, or something else, can someone help with some info please.



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Re: antifreeze coming out the crankcase vent tube, help. doe

Postby WingAdmin » Wed May 28, 2014 12:12 pm

That's a pretty good indication of a blown head gasket. Don't attempt to run the engine like that, but check the compression on all four plugs. If you have a cylinder with no compression, then you have your answer.


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