How to Fix a Head Gasket on a Four Cylinder?

Answer The combustion chamber where the gas is burned to push the pistons and drive the car is bound, top and bottom, by the engine block and the cylinder head. The block and head are held together by bol... Read More »

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What is a Cylinder Head Gasket?

Piston-type internal combustion engines of all shapes and sizes have one or more cylinders, capped by a cylinder head or heads. The seal between the cylinder head and the cylinder is vital to the ... Read More »

How to Replace a Cylinder Head Gasket?

An engine's cylinder head gasket ensures that oil and antifreeze do not enter the combustion chamber. If white smoke exits the exhaust pipe, it is likely that water is entering the combustion chamb... Read More »

What Is a Cylinder Head Gasket Leak Test?

A head gasket creates the seal between the engine block and head. A cylinder head gasket leak test is a method of determining if the head gasket has failed without removing the head and visually in... Read More »

How to Diagnose a Blown Cylinder Head Gasket?

A blown head gasket will make your car or truck run rough, misfire and will over time become virtually undrivable. The problem is that these symptoms can apply to a blown head gasket as well as oth... Read More »