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1998 Toyota Tacoma, check engine light came on appears to

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1998 Toyota Tacoma, check engine light came on appears to have it overheated was coasting down a hill got to flat area truck died?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Toyota
Expert:  Clayso replied 1 year ago.

Hi Larry, I'm Clayso a certified master automobile technician with 30 years of automotive repair and diagnostic experience.

The 3.4 V6 is prone to head gasket failure when overheated. If you have a code reader, check and see what code(s) are set and turning on the check engine light.

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