How to Remove Cylinder Heads?

Answer An engine's cylinder heads are responsible for delivering the engine's air/fuel mixture into the cylinders, as well as providing a means for the mixture to escape the engine via the exhaust pipe on... Read More »

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How to Remove Carbon Buildup on Cylinder Heads?

The cylinder heads on your car engine are where air, fuel and spark all come together to create a controlled explosion that is part of the internal combustion process. One of the side effects of th... Read More »

How to Remove Milling Burrs From Cylinder Heads?

Cylinder head milling is the process of running a flat cutting blade over the head mating surface to make it completely flat and level. Burrs are almost impossible to avoid in procedures like this;... Read More »

What Are the Causes of Bad Cylinder Heads?

Cylinder heads are among the most complex components on any engine. Technically a sub-assembly in and of itself, the cylinder head controls every aspect of airflow into and out of the engine. Cylin... Read More »

How to Test Cylinder Heads?

The cylinder head sits on top of the cylinder and forms the top part of the combustion chamber. It carries the exhaust and intake valves. The valves have to close completely or the engine will lose... Read More »