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Head Gaskets

How common is it for the head gaskets on our trucks to go out? Im going through a resivoir or coolant/water a month right now. No visible leaks, oil isn't milky but I can smell a very faint smell of burnt coolant odor. Also no visible signs of burnt coolant under the hood anywhere. Give me some ideas as too where I should look. Could it be my head gaskets are bad? Help me out here please.

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head gaskets on 7.3's are pretty stout, but i guess it could happen.

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Never mind found a cracked radiator


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