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I have a 1999 VW Beetle. It overheated and the car stopped. The VW mechanic said that my coolant flange was broken. Which caused the starter not to work so the first thing he would do is put a starter in. After he did he said exhaust was coming up through the starter and the head gasket was blown. He is charging me 2000 for a flange, starter and head ...
I have a 1998 Cadillac DeElegance, the model is no longer available. My car has 167,000 miles on it, body and interior is in great shape. Turn Signals need to be replaced and the head gaskets need to be replaced, which means they "drop" the engine to repair. The cost will be $3500. I know this is an older vehicle but the ride, gas mileage, and body are ...
My 2001 Sebring died and the repair shop said it would be too costly to fix. It has a blown head gasket, has had a clunky transmission for a few years, but works fine, and the back brakes are shot. Blue book is $6500, and I owe $3500. I can
I have a 1997 Ford Explorer XLT with 4.0 Engine. I had the engine rebuilt 1 week ago. The check engine light comes on after about 5 minutes of use and the temperature gauge goes up to about 3/4 hot when I am driving, but goes back to normal when I come to a stop. One time it actually over heated. I took the vehicle back and was told that the new ...
beginning in 12/06 with an engine overheating problem,engine was rebuilt (head gaskets,etc)since then it has had problems with leaking coolant, overheating in traffic,etc. Now am being told that the head gasket has blown and needs replacing along with an axle seal leak and water passage gasket replaced. Cost estimate is $2000-3000, mileage is 155,000; in ...
I have a 2001 pt cruiser, it overheats even after checking boiling point, it is not the head or gaskets, what do you think it is? we changed the head gaskets and also checked the head to see if it is cracked, and it is not.
Hi, I bought a 2001ptcruiser, and the seller had an estimate stating that it needed head gasket cause it over heats, well , we replaced all the gaskets, and done a boiler test, and the head seems to be good, it still overheats, any suggestions? any would help, would it be radiator or water pump? It doesn*t seem to be leaking at the pump. Let me know asap! ...

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