Northstar Engines and System Technical Discussion Discussion, Head gasket repair "corpus christi, tx" in Cadillac Engine Discussion; Well... It finally happened. After a year and a half of owning this beautiful vehicle, and not a single engine ...
- 09-22-08 09:37 PM #1Cadillac Owners Member
- Automobile(s): 1996 Cadillac Seville SLS
- Join Date
- Apr 2007
- Corpus Christi, TX
Head gasket repair "corpus christi, tx"
Well... It finally happened. After a year and a half of owning this beautiful vehicle, and not a single engine issue the "HEAD GASKET" has blown. I had noticed the past few week that my coolant was mysteriously disappearing, and was praying it was leaking externally and evaporating before it hit the ground. It was down about a gallon every other day, and the engine started running extremely rough, and "Service Emissions" warning was active. This morning white smoke was bellowing out my exhaust, and I could smell coolant burning...
Took it to the shop and they confirmed it is the head gasket...
Does anyone know where I can get it repaired "CORRECTLY" and at a good price either here in Corpus or surrounding area? Me and my wife share this car, and this unfortunate happening is tragic for us at this time. Any help or assistance is MUCH appreciated..................................
- 09-22-08 10:52 PM #2Cadillac Owners Enthusiast
- Automobile(s): 1994 Cadillac Eldorado Touring Coupe
- Join Date
- Jan 2008
Re: Head gasket repair "corpus christi, tx"
I hope you know it'll run you at least $2500 from a reputable mechanic...
It might be worth just buying a new car or engine.. Consider your options.