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Old 11-02-2012, 06:34 PM
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Originally Posted by cdminter59 View Post
Leaking intake manifold gaskets on these cars are common. Just replace the intake manifold gasket and flush the radiator and block. Do not use Dex-Cool antifreeze anymore. It is a fact that the Dex-Cool reacts with the material the intake gaskets are made with. Check out this website full of compliants. 2002 Chevrolet Impala Leaking Coolant, Intake Manifold Gasket Failure | CarComplaints.com
I don't want to tear into the engine and replace gaskets that are fine
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