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Possible engine replacement needed by try BAR'S LEAKS HEAD GASKET REPAIR or BLUE STEEL first. Bar's is usually less than $15 and Blue Steel runs from around $40 for 4cyl. to around $60 for 8 cyl. This sure beats the cost of engine repair or replacement.

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Q: Your head gasket has blown and there was rattling and smoke coming from the front drivers side do you need a new engine?
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