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Oldsmobile Intrigue Engine Overheating May Cause Cylinder Head to Expand

 
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Model Years Affected: 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002

Engines Affected: 3.5L V6, 3.8L V6

Average Mileage: 84,290 mi (44,870 mi - 111,000 mi)

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Overheating of the engine may cause the cylinder head to expand, severely straining the head bolts and damaging the threads in the engine block. This commonly results in a blown head gasket. Our technicians tell us the engine block threads must be repaired before the cylinder head is reinstalled.

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