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Old 09-08-2002, 11:24 AM
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Ali Al-Chalabi Ali Al-Chalabi is offline
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The head gasket leak on these engines is usually just an external leak, not a mixing of oil and coolant. When it needs to be replaced is really when you cannot tolerate the dripping anymore as long as you keep the oil topped off to its proper level.
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