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Just drove my Dodge Dakota...
Just drove my Dodge Dakota truck, on a long trip to Anaheim,and Sandiego Cali. and
back to Phoenix Az. All seemed fine, but this morning truck was sputtering, and
white smoke coming from tail pipe, with lite oil drip back by the back wheels in the
middle of the truck. Seems to have plenty of oil and Transmission fluid. Possible
problems?
Submitted: 8 years ago.Category: Car
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Auto Mechanic: JOHN, ASE Certified Technician replied 8 years ago
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Unfortunately sounds like you have a blown head gasket, possible cranked head or block.

Sorry for the bad news, but it will need major work.

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