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How To Tell When Your Head Gasket Is Blown

November 28, 2016 Danny Bender

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 types are possible, each with different symptoms. The symptoms that we may notice will depend […]

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GM 6.6L Duramax Diesel – Head gasket selection

February 8, 2016 Danny Bender

The GM 6.6L Duramax diesel seems to be causing a lot of controversy over what the correct head gasket is for this application. Many installers are just picking the thickest gasket available to avoid any clearance issues, hoping that performance and reliability will not suffer. To maximize performance and longevity […]

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Cylinder head cracking-What can cause it-FAQ

February 5, 2016 Danny Bender

Cylinder head cracking can result in catastrophic damage to the engine. In some cases, cylinder head cracking may be so severe that replacing the complete engine is the only cure. As a result, most motorists try to prevent cylinder head cracking, as an ounce of prevention in this case is […]