How to Install a Valve Cover?

Answer An engine's valve cover's primary purpose is to prevent dirt and debris from entering the valve train, and ultimately the engine itself. However, a valve cover also prevents the oil which circulate... Read More »

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How to Install Valve Cover Gaskets?

Valve covers cover the connection between the push rod ends and the rockers of your engine. Valve cover gaskets ensure that the oil coming to the top of the engine to lubricate the rocker arms does... Read More »

How to Install an FJ80 Valve Cover Gasket?

The valves in a Toyota FJ80 Land Cruiser regulate the amount of fuel that enters the vehicle's combustion chamber. If the valves get dirty or are damaged, they can cause the pistons to misfire. To ... Read More »

How to Install a Cherokee Valve Cover Gasket?

Replace the valve cover gasket on your Cherokee to prevent engine oil leaks onto the exhaust and side of the engine. Over time, the heat of the engine causes the gasket to dry out and crack. The Ch... Read More »

How to Install a Valve Cover Gasket on a Mustang?

The valve cover gasket on a Mustang keeps the oil in the head of the engine from escaping. It also keeps the oil out of the spark plug wells. When you notice oil leaks at the top of your engine whe... Read More »