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Northstar Engines and System Technical Discussion Discussion, How to tell if head gaskets have been done before? in Cadillac Engine Technical Discussion; My Eldo is about 500 miles shy of 200K. It had about 120K on it when I bought it, and ...
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    How to tell if head gaskets have been done before?

    My Eldo is about 500 miles shy of 200K. It had about 120K on it when I bought it, and I'm just wondering if the head gaskets have already been done on it before - is there an easy way of telling this? Thanks

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    Re: How to tell if head gaskets have been done before?

    No way to tell without talking to whoever maintained and/or owned it or doing some exploratory surgery.

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    Re: How to tell if head gaskets have been done before?

    Also- no need to worry if you aren't having any problems. It's not like all of these cars go bad.
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    Gotcha. I was just curious so I figured I'd ask.

    Thanks for your help!!

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