2001 Dodge Ram 2500 Q&A

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

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. -
Answer 1
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 2
depends on mileage and the type of vehicle some head gaskets blow faster then others -