How to Fit a Head Gasket?

Answer A head gasket is set between the engine block and the cylinder heads, maintaining compression within the combustion chamber and stopping the coolant from leaking into the engine cylinders. This par... Read More »

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How to Replace the Head Gasket in the BMW M60?

The head gasket in your BMW M60 is an important component which helps prevent too much oil leaking from the cylinder head in to the engine. If your head gasket blows it can cause considerable damag... Read More »

3.1 Head Gasket Procedures?

The head gasket in the General Motors 3.1-L V6 engine separates the cylinder head from the engine block, preventing leaks during extreme temperatures. If you suspect that this gasket is leaking eng... Read More »

What is a head gasket?

A head gasket is a manufactured membrane of uniform thickness that rests between the main part of the engine (called the engine block) and the cylinder head on top. Once installed, a head gasket ca... Read More »

How to Diagnose a Head Gasket?

A head gasket is a gasket that is positioned between the engine block and the cylinder head of a vehicle. The head gasket is responsible for sealing the cylinders to ensure maximum compression and ... Read More »