CAR STALLING OVERHEATING

  • Tiny
  • Mch423
  • 1994 VOLVO 850
  • 6 CYL
  • 4WD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 13,100,000 MILES

I have a 1994 Volvo 850 turbo, it acts like it wants to stall, it showed no signs of overheating, the overflow tank has been leaking, could it be a head gasket issue?

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Wednesday, June 1st, 2011 AT 4:02 PM

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  • Tiny
  • Jacobandnickolas
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It could be many things. Something as simple as a vacuum leak could cause the engine to stall. If you want, with the engine cold, open the radiator cap and start the engine. If coolant shoots out, there is a headgasket problem.

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