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.Google+
Car Problem Reports
Cadillac Eldorado Engine Overheating May Cause Cylinder Head to Expand
Cadillac Eldorado Problem
Engine Affected: 4.6L V8
Average Mileage: 105,500 mi (66,000 mi - 150,000 mi)
Visitor, 1999 Cadillac Eldorado
OVER HEATING , I WAS TOLD IT IS HEAD GASKET PROBLEM.
Visitor, 1999 Cadillac Eldorado, 90,000 mi
the coolant began to leak causing the engine to overheat and complete failure
Visitor, 1996 Cadillac Eldorado, 130,000 mi
Overheating due to gasket and or bolt length to shallow. Hope Cadillac stands up and fixes the problem. After all the error is all there's.
Coolant Fluid level is full but Engine Overheated, loose head gaskets. Looking for mechanic in Georgia to repair.
Visitor, 1998 Cadillac Eldorado, 105,000 mi
Car is overheating. Repair shop says I need to replace headgasket. Cost $2,500 to $3,000.