How to Clean a Cylinder Head Surface?

Answer When getting ready to work on the car's engine or when ready to sell or trade the auto, it helps to have the engine clean. The engine, including the cylinder head surfaces, will accumulate oil, gre... Read More »

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How to Clean a Cylinder Head?

The cylinder head of a car's engine is prone to a buildup of sediment and rust that will impede not only the movement of the valves in the cylinders but the passage of coolant and oil in the engine... Read More »

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 »

How to Rebuild a Cylinder Head?

Rebuilding the engine cylinder head on your car is an involved process that requires attention to detail. However, working systematically and focusing on one part of the job at a time, you can reac... Read More »

How to Torque a Cylinder Head?

An engine's cylinder head seals off the engine head from the block, which contains internal combustion gases. The mating surface between the two engine parts must form a flat, tight seal. An asbest... Read More »