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2001 Volkswagen Passat Question: Blown Head Gasket



, 2.8L V6, Seminole, FL, August 20, 2010, 13:33

I've got white smoke comming up from under the plastic water container (radiator overflow). Just inside the driver side fire wall. I had valve cover gaskets replaced just 3 months ago. Brown greasy water in reservoir. Head gasket blown?

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    August 20, 2010, 16:33

    Yes, it could be a bad head gasket with the greasy water in the coolant bottle. Did your VW over heat?

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