Replaced intake gasket, water had gotton into.

Tiny
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  • 1997 CHEVROLET SILVERADO
  • 164,000 MILES

Replaced intake gasket, water had gotton into oil and truck was running rough, so tore it down and replaced intake and now it is knocking, would that mean beerings or what.

Saturday, October 20th, 2012 AT 9:42 PM

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Tiny
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Did you do a leak down test to verify head gaskets which is more common.

Yes, coolant attacking the mains and rods will destroy the bearings.

Roy

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Saturday, October 20th, 2012 AT 9:45 PM

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