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Did it overheat when you blew the hose? (archive)

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Posted by Tim Collins on October 27, 2000 at 15:04:38:

In Reply to: oil in the coolant expansion chamber--HELP! posted by ram on October 27, 2000 at 14:44:30:

The M30 engine does have a sensitive head gasket, and it WILL blow if you overheat it too severely (like not having any coolant!). How long was it over? It does sound like a HG...

Tim Collins

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