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1994 Buick Skylark Question: headgasket



nancylee, 2.3L 4 Cylinder, Taunton, MA, June 07, 2009, 18:27

could overfilling the antifreeze/coolant after a recent radiator replacement cause head gasket to leak? does steel seal work on my gasket?

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    June 07, 2009, 20:50

    Over filling would not hurt your head gasket. Most likely, when the radiator wore out, it allowed the engine to over badly over heat. When I check out an engine that has run out of coolant, I do a Block Check to make sure that the head gasket is still intact.

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