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My car just isn't what it use to be

Here lately my car has been running very rough. Usually it takes a couple times to start then there are times when it smokes like a siv. It is white smoke and does it really bad if you press the accelertor. the check engine lite comes on. while driving it looses power, its still running it just wont go. It also has a problem with surging. And when it's hot outside it's really bad. Also when my gas gauge gets to 1/2 a tank or lower this all happens extremely bad. and once it's down to 1/4 tank my gauge starts to go crazy, it'll drop to E and my gas lite comes on, if i restart it the car sometimes it goes back and others it wont. but i'll be driving at 70 mph and suddenly it starts loosing power and not wanting to go then the car will begin to shake horribly until you turn it off and restart. I'll have to restart it at times while i'm on the highway driving

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Sounds like a bad head gasket

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