DIY Valve Cover Replacement?

Answer A valve cover on a vehicle is a steel or aluminum piece, designed to cover the valves and rocker arms of an engine. It usually mounts to the top of the cylinder head. Periodically the valve cover m... Read More »

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Directions for Valve Cover Gasket Replacement?

The valve cover gasket prevents oil from seeping into the engine bay between the valve cover and the engine head. If the gasket leaks, you risk engine fire from excessive oil buildup and you risk l... Read More »

DIY Valve Cover Gasket Replacement for a '90 Toyota Celica?

The 1990 Toyota Celica has a 1.6-liter 3S-FE or a 2.2-liter 5S-FE engine. In either case, the procedure to replace the valve cover gasket is the same with the exception of the torque specification... Read More »

Honda Valve Cover Gasket Replacement Information?

While the mechanics under the hood of a car may look like a foreign language to some, replacing the valve cover gasket on your Honda is a relatively simple procedure that can be performed by even t... Read More »

Heart Valve replacement?

I had a heart by-pass operation in 1998 aged 45. I had no problems with the surgery nor have I had any problems since.I know it's not quite the same operation as he is having but I'm sure he will b... Read More »