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Asked by Nov 01, 2009 at 10:24 PM about the 2002 Nissan Sentra SE-R Spec V

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I own an 02' sentra ser spec-v and my head gasket broke. Apparantley the was coolant in the plugs....what do i do now>? New engine? Was this a factory error?

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probably need an engine, not factory error all gaskets rott and ones that have constant temperature changes and fluids run through them they tend to go first and go big

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No it's not a factory error, head gaskets are very common on the 2.5 motors, your best bet would be to put a 07+ spec-v head-gasket on there it'll save you a lot of head aches and it's a bit more durable that the original

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