20 valve turbo coolant loss - the pressure, the pressure

SuffolkD at aol.com SuffolkD at aol.com
Wed Oct 6 12:34:31 EDT 2004

> Does this guy have a decent crack in his expansion tank CAP?

I have a small one that hissess pressure slowly.
Photo available.
-Scott by BOSTON

> Oops, Kneale is right. If the head gasket is bad, the system will be seeing
> an increase in pressure. I would expect the same if the head was cracked.
> Fill the sucker up and drive it until hot, then look carefully at
> everything. I'd also check the pressure again, just in case. The problem you
> describe fits a bad head gasket EXCEPT for the pressure issue.

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