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Author Topic:   Engine oil problem
Dirt Newbie

Total posts: 4
posted November 04, 2005 03:17 AM  
I run Valvoline VR1 60 in my 383, after the last race, I drained the oil because it looked a little funny. When I drained the oil it came out like syrup, and was a chalkey grey color. This is not how it looked when it went in the engine. any ideas of what it could be.

Dirt Forum Racer

Total posts: 100
posted November 04, 2005 04:25 AM  
head gasket...or intake gasket slid.....if it looks like coffee your getting antifreeze in it...dont run it anymore...the antifreeze will eat your bearings. tear it down before it goes boom

James Ott
Dirt Maniac

Total posts: 131
posted November 04, 2005 01:22 PM  
Definately water! bad news man pull it apart and save what you can

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