How to Fix Intake Gaskets?

Answer Exhaust manifold leaks can start at the gasket seal and create excessive vacuum to the engine. Excessive outside air into the engine can cause a lean misfire since the fuel mixture has thinned, up... Read More »

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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 »

How to Install Intake Gaskets?

An intake on an engine is located on the top of the engine in clear view. The gasket is the seal between the intake and the engine block. You will need the specific tools for the type of mounting b... Read More »

How to Install Fel-Pro Intake Gaskets?

Fel-Pro intake gaskets are manufactured by Federal Mogul, using their Fel-Pro PermaTorque design. The gaskets have (depending on the application) a rubber or fiber facing that covers a steel core, ... Read More »

How to Upgrade Intake Gaskets for 4.3L?

General Motors developed the 4.3L Vortec for use in its 1988 automobile models. Replacing the 3.3L and 3.8L engines for trucks and cars respectively, the 4.3L was designed with the same setup and c... Read More »