Engine Overheating Due to Head Gasket Failure on Chevrolet Beretta

The 2.3L 4 cylinder engine can be prone to head gasket failure. This can result in coolant loss and engine overheating.

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Average mileage: 130,500 (109,000–152,000)
Engines affected: 2.3L 4 Cylinder, 3.1L V6
5 model years affected: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, more1994
8 people reported this problem
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1991 Chevrolet Beretta- 3.1L V6152,000
Engine low coolant level light came on and temp gauge went up,coolant was blown out of radiator and into res.container.White smoke comes out of exhaust pipe and smells and tastes like anti-freeze.this happened with lead foot driving,my wife.I'm gonna fix it with a match.
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