How Do I Know If I Have a Cracked Intake Manifold?

Answer The intake manifold sits on the top of the engine is an integral part of the engine itself. Cracks in the manifold can lead to vacuum and coolant leaks. Modern intakes are no longer made strictly f... Read More »

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The Signs of a Cracked Intake Manifold?

A cracked intake manifold on your vehicle is a serious problem that can lead to expensive repairs. If you suspect your vehicle has a cracked intake, you should stop driving it and have it towed to ... Read More »

How to Seal a Cracked Intake Manifold on a Grand Marquis?

From the 1996 through 2001 model years, Ford Motor Company installed plastic intake manifolds on their Crown Victorias, Lincoln Town Cars and Mercury Grand Marquis equipped with 4.6-liter engines. ... Read More »

How to Tell If I Have a Bad Intake Manifold Gasket?

Depending on the year, make and model of a vehicle, it may have a plastic, aluminum or cast-iron intake manifold. All manifolds use gaskets between the intake manifold and the head. In some cases, ... Read More »

Information on Intake Manifolds & Intake Manifold Gaskets?

Almost all engines have intake manifolds of some sort. The intake manifold is a serpentine arrangement of tubes designed to guide air and in some cases fuel from the engine's main air valve to the ... Read More »