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CHEVY THE COOLANT LEAKS INTO THE ENGINE

1997 Chevrolet Lumina

Engine Cooling problem
1997 Chevy Lumina 6 cyl Automatic 115000 miles

my 1997 lumina runs hot because is losing coolant but no colant ever leaked on the ground and I took it to the shop and they told me that the coolant was leaking into the engine how can I fix this problem I dont want to junk my car do I need a new engine please help!
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Lenora
March 29, 2009.




Hello,

Most likely you have a blown head gasket. The cost to repair will be around $1,500.

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Obxautomedic
Mar 29, 2009.
Hate to disagree with the head gasket theory but it would be more likley for the lower intake gaskets to be leaking and a block test whould be perfomed before condeming head gaskets
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Doorman773
Mar 30, 2009.

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