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lokis99gt
12-15-2004, 04:02 PM
i just overheated my 99 gt, and i belive that i cracked a head. the guy i took it to said it was going to be over $1500 if the heads were good! :hang:

does that sound like a reasonible price to anyone?

Rian

atc3434
12-15-2004, 05:08 PM
Well, you overheated it, but why? Whats wrong with it? Gasket leak? Why do you think your head is cracked, coolant in the oil. I'm guessing you've got a LIM leak, which could be mistaken for a cracked head. $1500 seems like a lot to do a set of heads, but I dunno, I guess that depends on the shop.

lokis99gt
12-15-2004, 06:06 PM
it was a long trip, coolant was fine so was the oil. whats a LIM leak? and how do you fing out if it is that?

2003GaGt1
12-15-2004, 06:08 PM
about 100 thread on here for Lower Intake Manifold leak, just search for LIM leak

lokis99gt
12-15-2004, 06:57 PM
oh and i forgot to say that the heater doesnt work. so iam thinking that it is the lim.having it looked at tomarrow. and whats up with the talk to having pontiac help pay for the lim leak? bcuz that would be the best thing next to free, seeing as i JUST got fired! thanks in advance.