Originally Posted by RMPMOTORS
The car has coolant leaking into a cylinder, the head will have to be removed to fully diagnose if the head gasket is blown, or a crack is in the cylinder head.
The car runs and drives but burns coolant.
We had a 5 in the shop last month just like this, obviously most economical to swap the motor, so we did.
The price is not bad at all assuming the paint and interior is pretty good, no idea though, no more pics