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post #1 of 3 Old 10-06-2012, 04:16 PM Thread Starter Fanatic
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Blown Head Gasket?

I'm pretty sure I have a blown head gasket but before I tear it down I want to make sure.

I keep puking coolant out the degauss bottle. Replaced the cap twice. One was bad out of the box. Still puking. Borrowed a radiator pressure tester. Found a clamp not holding so it would leak under pressure. Fixed it. Still puking coolant. Doesn't take long either. 10-15 miles normal driving. This morning I hooked the pressure tester back up and brake boosted it. I watched the pressure climb to about 12 PSI within seconds.

Tear down time?

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Sounds like it.



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Yup sounds like it ya could do the test strip thing to confirm combustion gas but pretty shure one or more head gaskets is in order, pray for just gaskets.

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