What Happens When You Install a Valve Cover Bolt Incorrectly?

Answer Valve cover bolts are a very important part of an engine's valve cover assembly. Responsible for stabilizing and securing a valve cover to the engine head, valve cover bolts need to be installed co... Read More »

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How to Remove a Broken Bolt From a Valve Cover?

The valve covers on your car's engine protect the valves inside. These covers are typically held in place with a series of bolts to allow for easy removal of the valve cover for replacement and ser... Read More »

How to Replace the Torque Bolt in a Saturn Valve Cover?

The torque bolts on your Saturn's valve cover keep the valve cover in place. If they are not tightened properly, these bolts can fail to create the positive seal necessary to secure the valve cover... Read More »

How to Install a Valve Cover?

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 »

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 »