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ISX losing water into oil

I have a 2005 ISX and have been losing water. Oil samples came back this spring that is was in the oil. I changed inj. o-rings/seals and did not help. Thought head gskt, pulled head and no signs of leak in Head Gskt. Tested head and shop said inj. cups, cost about as much to fix as replace head so we replaced head with NEW RECON HEAD, it is the updated head cummins introduced. still using water, about 1 gallon per 2000 miles. Any ideas???

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If oil samples still coming back with coolant in the oil still could a bad head could be liners EGR cooler. I am fighting the same problem so luck let me know what you fine.

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going to check egr cooler and take another oil sample monday the 19th

Will post an update after tests are done.

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Have you check to see if it is the oil cooler?

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egr cooler could be leaking

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EGR Cooler has been checked but it is going to be re checked monday.

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When you get water in your oil the very first thing you do is pull the oil pan and find your leak. Never pull nothing apart before doing this.

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Check the oil cooler. You can pull it apart and test the cooler and it will only cost you the price of a gasket kit. On my 12.7 the gasket kit was about $12.

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this seems to be a bit of an issue with the ISX. My buddy has an '10 that has has done the delete to, and has been chasing water leaks for a year. My '12 shows signs of water in oil- advice from Lab and respected shops is - keep track of coolant loss and just drive it until something shows up. waste of money to try and chase it?

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Hi question I have a cummin ISx450 engine . i had the EGR change . but i do see litte water vapor on the oil cap. is that normal please advice

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What year? I have a 16 and doing same thing. Checked with a few shops and they are telling me its normal

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