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How to fix blown head gaskets on a 1996 tahoe

I replaced the thermostat and started the tahoe. after about two minutes, water started to come from between the head and the intake (behind the altenator) i need a step by step video ,if possible, on how to replace the gaskets.

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Make sure to check the fiting that goes on the heater hose, because they have very coming problem with that, and actually if the leak is between the head and the intake what you need to replace is the lower intake gasket and not the head gasket,
since the head gasket is located between the head and the engine block. check the fiting i'm talking about and let me know how things goes, it might save you a headache

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Its not the head gasket it is the intake manifold gasket and you can bypass all the throttlebody seal by removing all the wires and taking it off these are very bad at doin this cause they have a plastic gasket look up some pics on it it took my and a friend bout 5 to 6 hours to do but the shop wanted 700 dollars so that saved some money.

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