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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 09-13-2012, 09:22 PM Thread Starter
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03 sportsman 700 headgasket??

hey guys new to polaris but not atvs. I have an 03 sportsman 700 that is losing coolant some where i can't find any leaks but a milky grey oily liquid is coming out of breather tube from engine into airbox. have not drained oil yet but am thinking headgasket right? any help is welcomed thanks. oh yeah engine seems to run fine but have not run since i found that don't want anymore damage . don't hear a knock at all.
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After it sits for several days, if you remove the oil drain plug slowly it should drip coolant first since it will settle to the bottom. Could be several things but probably base gasket and/or head gasket would be my guess.
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