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2000 Ford Taurus Question: head gasket repair



Visitor, 3.0L V6, Drexel Hill, PA, October 29, 2010, 16:18

How much to repair for a blown head gasket. I have a 2000 Ford Taurus and my head gasket has blown causing my car not to start. I would like to know what kind of shops would fix this problem for me?

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    October 29, 2010, 20:58

    Are you certain it is a head gasket failure? It is not entirely common with the 3.0L V6 in a Taurus. Especially the 12 Valve OHV version.

    I recommend contacting a local shop and making a relationship with them, where they can give you a (second) opinion on the engine issue. Here is a link to some local shops... http://repairpal.com/directory?address=19026&car_brand_names=Ford

    My thinking is that if you have a cylinder head leak on this car that there may be additional internal engine issues. Good luck.

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