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Old 01-04-2002, 08:33 PM
psfred psfred is offline
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Location: Evansville, Indiana
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Typical problem with these cars. Usually only a head gasket unless it has been overheated. Mine is using more coolant than I would like, and I have oil in the coolant tank, too. No trouble, even on my trip to Florida, but I still believe I have a head gasket in my near future!

The original head was trouble. The re-design replacement is much better, but not cheap.

1972 220D ?? miles
1988 300E 200,012
1987 300D Turbo killed 9/25/07, 275,000 miles
1985 Volvo 740 GLE Turobodiesel 218,000
1972 280 SE 4.5 165, 000 - It runs!
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