DIY Head Gasket Replacement?

Answer Head gaskets seal the aperture between the engine block and the cylinder head, maintaining oil compression and preventing leaks. Due to the wear and tear they undergo over time, they need to be rep... Read More »

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Head Gasket Replacement Instructions?

A damaged cylinder head gasket is usually caused by excessive engine temperatures. When the cylinder head gasket breaks, antifreeze and engine oil mix together. For this reason, the engine’s oil ... Read More »

Head Gasket Replacement Information?

High pressures occur within an engine's cylinder. A head gasket creates a seal that prevents this pressure from escaping. If the engine overheats it can damage the head gasket; this can keep a vehi... Read More »

What is the average cost of a head gasket replacement?

The typical cost to repair or replace the head gasket of a standard 2000 to 2010 model vehicle is $1,500 due to the dismantling of the engine that must take place to access it.Source:Repair Pal: Ma... Read More »

Replacement Instructions for a 2.4L Head Gasket for a Nissan?

Whether you have a Sentra, Maxima or Altima, you probably have a 2.4-liter engine under the hood. Every once in a while you need might need to replace the head gasket for various reasons, including... Read More »