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2000 Chevrolet Malibu Question: car wont start ...just head a head gasket replacement and valve job from malibu

 

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joetylerpro, Norman, OK, November 05, 2012, 16:51
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no waterin oil car drove fine for a week and then one day it wouldnt go over 2500 rpm or 40 mph until eventually it wouldnt even start

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    ziptie12 November 07, 2012, 08:34
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    Work needs to be re-checked. Shop did the work? JUST headgaskets ? heads pressure tested? Original cause and symptoms of headgasket failure ? Overheating due to clogged converter?.........does it even matter at this point ?

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    moparken11, November 08, 2012, 06:08
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    check converter undo the oxygen sensor from the catalytic converter the one closest to the engine try to undo both before catalytic converter and if it starts they or blocked also check fuel pressure

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    ziptie12, November 11, 2012, 19:20
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    ........never mind.

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