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Oldsmobile Aurora

Is it best to replace or repair a blown head gasket in a 1997 Olds Aurora with 167000 miles on it?

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2006-10-14 13:19:01
2006-10-14 13:19:01

It is not possible to repair the actual head gasket. Repair of a blown head gasket is to replace the gasket.

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