The coolant is boiling in the coolant reserve.

Tiny
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  • 1992 FORD TEMPO
  • 160,000 MILES

The coolant is boiling in the coolant reserve and there is loss of power while idling, engine is slitly shaking, what is causing this?

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012 AT 9:16 PM

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Tiny
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Sounds like blown head gasket. Although it could be overheating because radiator fan is not working and also 1 spark plug is not firing or 1 cylinder has low/no compression because of valve problem.

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Saturday, December 22nd, 2012 AT 8:12 AM

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