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1984 chevy G30 5.7 350 engine problems

We were driving down the road and lost all power, pulled over and it was smoking like a bear. All engine coolant is gone as well as oil, looks like it mixed somewhere like a milky color now, was even shooting out of the dip stick. mixed and was even coming from tail pipe. is the engine shot? It still turns over (slowly)
No power at all in rest of van!

I pray its not blown

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  • hennaguy Apr 25, 2010

    should i get a new head gasket or should I try to save for a reman?



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Sorry to say that the head gasket was blown. Coolant already mixed with oil to generate that milky thing. There is no power since there is not compression due to the leak going through the head gasket.

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