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NO get it fixed or you will be replacing an engine $$$ Soon.

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Q: Can you still drive with a bad head gasket?
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Will antifreeze leak from the head gasket if it is a manifod leak?

If it is leaking from a bad head gasket, it is because of a bad head gasket. If it is leaking from a bad intake manifold gasket, it is because of a bad intake manifold gasket.

Can you drive with blown head gasket?

Not very far. If it's only the head gasket your engine should still run but driving it is a very bad idea. with a blown head gasket the coolant channels wont be sealed and you'll lose it all. without coolant the engine would overheat in a matter of minutes.

Can signs of a bad head gasket come and go?

Yes, that is possible. But, know that if you have a blown head gasket you will do serious engine damage if you continue to drive the vehicle. You need to have this looked at by a trusted mechanic. Do not continue to drive the vehicle.

Can a bad head gasket make the battery die?

Since these represent 2 very distinctly different parts of the drive train of the vehicle, it is not likely for a head-gasket to affect the battery.

What is the cause of white smoke from exhaust on my Millenia?

White smoke is usually the result of burning engine coolant. This is also usually the result of a bad head gasket and/or a cracked head. Don't continue to drive it. Have a trusted mechanic diagnose it soon.

What is the difference between a bad gasket and bad head gasket?

A head gasket is only one of the many gaskets in the engine. Each has a separate function and failure by any one gasket will result in different type of leakage. A head gasket failure is perhaps the most disruptive.

Could it possible that coolant will get in cylinder if the Head Gasket is Bad?

Yes , engine coolant can get in an engine cylinder from a bad head gasket , a warped or cracked cylinder head , a bad intake manifold gasket etc. ( P.S. I'm not a mechanic / technician )

Why Coolant starts bubbling when car is started?

You have a cracked head or a bad head gasket. Don't drive it, you make cause more damage doing so.

Why is coolant in the crankcase of your 1999 Saturn SC2?

Bad head gasket or cracked head. If you continue to drive it you will cause serious damage to internal engine parts.

How do you fix a bad head gasket?

replace it

Why does the antifreeze go out of your exhaust?

A bad head gasket or a cracked head will do that.

How do you determine if the water pump or head gasket needs replacing for 2002 Chevrolet Venture?

I am currently having to deal with a bad head gasket on my 2002 venture. One way of determening if the head gasket is bad is oil color on dip stick. If its light brown kind of milky, Gone head gasket. If you are having over heating problems, you are going to run in to head gasket problems FOR SURE. 3.4 known for bad #1 cylinder head gasket going bad. Something to do with the Dex-cool. Save yourself alot of time and do the head gaskets. M. stranger sanchez

Why is oul leaking from your 1992 explorer?

bad engine seal timing chain cover Valve covers Bad oil filter gasket Bad oil sending unit Head gasket bad engine seal timing chain cover Valve covers Bad oil filter gasket Bad oil sending unit Head gasket

What does it mean when your car oil is milky and the head gaskets are not bad?

How do you know the gasket is not bad? f you oil is milky then there is moisture mixed with the oil. This can be a blown head gasket or a warped or cracked head.

Why do you have engine oil in your radiator?

bad head gasket

Why theres bubbles in radiator Chrysler Concorde?

You probably have a bad head gasket or a cracked head. I recommend not driving it until it is fixed. You could do further damage the more you drive it.

What causes the Coolant to bubble?

A bad head gasket or a cracked head(s).

Why 91 buick limited regal shut off at intersections and stop signs after having gasket intake set gasket valve cover set and plennm gasket set replaced Why is it still loosing oil and coolant?

the only way oil will get in the coolent is a bad head gasket or a crack in the head.

What causes engine oil to get into the antifreeze reservoir?

A bad head gasket can do that or an engine oil cooler gone bad in the radiator. The year, make and model info would help.

Would a leak in the intake manifold gasket cause low compression?

no it will not. Bad rings will do it, Valves not seating in the head, Bad head gasket. Burnt piston will do it . These are things to look for.

Oil in coolant 292 Chevy?

Bad head gasket?

Can a bad crank sensor cause blown head gasket?


Is it normal to have oil to come out tailpipe when head gasket is bad?

no. when a head gasket is bad coolant goes to the exhaust pipe and causes the car to smoke alot all white smoke.

What can be the problems for oil getting into the cooling system on a Chrysler voyager?

that is a bad head gasket or blown head gasket the engine needs to be repair

Does a failed block test mean a bad head gasket?

it could mean quite a few things, but blown head gasket is one.