Will it damage anything for Engine to have overheat for about 3 minutes on 2001 Dodge Ram 2500

Engine temp went over 240 degrees for about 3 minutes because of low coolant; it didn't appear to have damaged anything but what should I be expecting.

by in Albertville, AL on May 10, 2013
2 answers
ANSWER by on May 10, 2013
it shouldnt do a lot of damage as long as there are no knocking noises in the engine ,but I would check to see why the coolant was low
ANSWER by on May 10, 2013
depends on mileage and the type of vehicle some head gaskets blow faster then others