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1995 Chevrolet Beretta Question: car over heated radiator cracked fixed it but now wont start

 

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johnmue, 2.2L 4 Cylinder, Genoa, OH, February 13, 2013, 20:44
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radiator cracked fixed it drove it but it kept getting hot than cold cause of thermastate. now it wont start it cranks over but it over flows out of resivore while trying to start what is the problem

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    February 14, 2013, 02:21
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    Fried engine anyone? I am sorry to tell you this but the car is beyond REASONABLE repair even if it is just a head/gasket. Unless YOU can fix it. The reason it wont start is it has no compression now. It got to hot.
    Maybe i am wrong but i dont think so.

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    Greg's Orange Auto (13943 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper February 14, 2013, 06:34
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    you have a blown head gasket. the eng compression is going into your cooling system.sorry

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