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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 10-07-2002, 07:33 PM Thread Starter
 
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Help Me Please......

Yes theres something def wrong with my car. Ok whenever I stop at a light or something when the car is on and at a stop , the Oil gauge goes to Low then it makes a clicking noise. Now I just had to oil replaced last month, but when i Looked b4 didnt see anything just a whole lot of smoke. Well just please help me!


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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 10-08-2002, 05:48 PM
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I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but it sounds like you are lookin at a rebuild at the very least.

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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 10-08-2002, 06:30 PM
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Is there smoke all the time or only on start up? What color is the smoke?

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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 10-08-2002, 06:31 PM Thread Starter
 
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got some bad news.....Well the heads gaskets need to be replaced, its gonna be at the leasr $1500 to fix, I dont know what Im gonna do, I cant afford to fix it



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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 10-08-2002, 09:12 PM
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Lightbulb

i just blew my headgaskets at 150k. since the mileage is high and there is water in the oil, i was going to do a full rebuild. I found a complete rebuild kit for $572. add a little more for a good valve job and having your block hot tanked and new cam bearings installed. and it comes in around 1k bucks. its not that tough but just takes a little time. just my 2 cents!

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