Why is my truck smoking white s one and the temp goes up blowing cold air and I have to keep releasing pressure before my thermostat opens

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Asked by Jan 28, 2016 at 02:40 PM about the 1998 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr ST Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Changed thermostat now when u start it it smokes white smoke real bad blows
cold air  I keep trying to burn the raditar 5.9 motor

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I suspect you have a bad head gasket. Is there oil in the coolant or water in the engine oil?

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Yes thank you very helpful

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