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Old 05-27-2009, 12:21 AM
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Originally Posted by billsnogo
Tell that to my back
I just rather not do it, but it looks like there is no choice.
I have stage 3 degeneration in my back, and I work in a shop doing exactly what you're planning on doing. It requires three trips a week to the chiropractor Seriously, just use your noggin. Ropes, pulleys, engine hoists, 2x4s, whatever it takes. Your head gasket issue doesn't care if your back is hurting. Get it taken care of.

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So..... my next question. Is it pretty easy to tell if it is a headgasket? Don't they usually stick to the head/block and tear in the process of taking them off?
Usually pulling off a head gasket is a messy thing that usually destroys the evidence. but its possible that you will be able to see where it was leaking on either the deck, the head, or the gasket. But don't count on it.
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