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'91 Blazer will turn over but won't start

I was recently given a '91 Blazer, had no problems with it until I drove it from PA to WI. While still in PA, it overheated so I pulled over to let the engine cool. Once it cooled, I started it up and started driving again, with no problems. When I got to IN, it took a little bit longer to start but it did again with no problems. When I got to Chicago, it seemed like it wanted to die when I came to a stop. Since I got to WI, it hasn't started. It turns over and sounds like it wants to start but it just doesn't catch. Any ideas would be very much appreciated.

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Sounds like youre dealing with an overheating condition. possibly blew the headgaskets. thermostat may have been sticking or you were losing coolant. may be too late. sorry

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