Cylinder Head Resurfacing Techniques?

Answer Cylinder heads provide a passage for fuel and air to reach the engine. Cylinders must be attached correctly to the engine to function properly. When the seal is compromised due to age or damage, ... Read More »

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How do I Identify a Ford Cylinder Head by the Letters on the Head?

Identifying the Ford cylinder head code stamp can be quite easy, aside from the fact that certain makes must actually have the head removed to read the code, which appears on the underside of the h... Read More »

Cylinder Head Information?

An engine's cylinder head(s) is bolted directly to the engine block. The cylinder heads house the intake and exhaust valves, the valve springs, the rocker arms and the spark plugs. Water circulates... Read More »

How to Tighten a Cylinder Head?

Detonating fuel creates enormous pressures on the space between the cylinder head and the engine block. A gasket seals the space and must be supported by the head bolts keeping the head and block t... Read More »

Cylinder Head Specifications?

Engines do not come together haphazardly. Design engineers think things out and design the engine accordingly. One area of design is the cylinder head. The dimensions of the cylinder head must be k... Read More »