What is a Cylinder Head?

Answer Cylinder heads form the link between your motor's intake manifold and the engine block. These components interface directly with practically every part and vital engine system.FunctionA cylinder he... Read More »

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How do I Identify a Ford Cylinder Head by the Letters on the Head?

Identifying the Ford cylinder head code stamp can be quite easy, aside from the fact that certain makes must actually have the head removed to read the code, which appears on the underside of the h... Read More »

Why Is There No Pressure in My Car's Cylinder Head?

Engines are basically big air pumps that suck oxygen in, combine it with fuel, squeeze it till it goes boom and then expel it. While engines can tolerate some failure or restriction in the sucking-... Read More »

How to Remove a Cylinder Head?

There are several configurations of engines; the older overhead valve conventional cam, overhead valve with overhead cam or cams utilizing chain drive, overhead cam engines with staggered chain dri... Read More »

What is the definition of cylinder head?

A cylinder head is placed above the cylinders of internal combustion engines, and is a detachable plate that covers the closed end of cylinder chamber in a responding pump or engine.FunctionThe cyl... Read More »