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Bought it today. The temp gage stays in normal range but their is smoke comming from the engine after 25 miles of 60mph and when stopped the radeator spills everything it's got from I don't know wear Is This A Hose or could this Be the Head casket?

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Check that the cooling fan comes on.it is crucial that it does.

if it overheats,it will build too much pressure and leak coolant.
if the sensor for the gauge is not getting the proper water volume in the hose,it may not read properly.
i would have the system pressure tested,that will tell where the leak is.

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If it's too hot, it will eject water from the cap. Sounds like you need a new water pump, thermostat, radiator, or fan.

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