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Head bolt tips-Never reuse (TTY) head bolts

March 2, 2017

Head bolt problems are the number one cause of installation-related gasket failures. No gasket is going to seal well if you use the wrong procedure to tighten the head bolts. Make sure the torque specifications […]

Head Gasket Leaks

Cylinder Head Gasket Leaks

December 11, 2016

Cylinder head gasket leaks cause a variety of problems that no one is ready to deal with it. Compression loss, (power reduction, or a rough engine).  Excessive pressure, (exhaust gases in the cooling system).  Engine overheating and […]

Engine Testing Procedures and Fixes

How To Tell When Your Head Gasket Is Blown

November 28, 2016

Diagnosing your Head Gasket is Blown, by looking for the symptoms, can be quite misleading. This is because a failed head gasket is NOT a single thing. Head gaskets may fail in several different ways.  Many failure […]

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Head Gasket Leaks

Blown Head Gasket Symptoms-What to look for

September 14, 2016

Blown Head Gasket Symptoms-What to look for A blown head gasket can lead to repairs to the tune of $1000 to $3000. However, if one is able to see the signs of blown head gasket, […]