Head gaskets don't usually fail unless there is a reason. Most likely the engine overheated or something else happened to cause the head to warp. If that is the case you will need to solve the REASON for the gasket failure.Pull the head then take it to a machine shop to have it resurfaced. They will make the head surface flat again and it can be re-installed without risk of it failing again immediately.
While you have the head apart, you should have the valves and guides reconditioned. Once you have gone to all of that troule, you might as well rebuild the entire engine, since it isn't that much additional effort and expense to do the whole thing.
Replacing the head gasket on any vehicle is a long and complicated process, however if you wish to see basic step-by-step instructions go to the related question on the right side of the page "How do you replace a head gasket?"
where is the ignition module located on a 1988 Mazda b2200
To replace the thermostat on a 1988 535i, first locate the top radiator hose and remove the end connected to the motor. Take out the old thermostat and use gasket cleaner to remove the old gasket. Then replace the gasket and thermostat exactly as it was when it came out. Tighten up the radiator hose over the thermostat.
On a 1988 Mazda 626, the fuel pump relay is located in the fuel tank. Always disconnect the battery before beginning work on a fuel system.
you have to remove the dash and every thing attached to it. Is it the same for a 1988 Mazda 929?
If the exhaust manifold gasket is leaking the only fix is to replace it with a new one.
it is located in the fuel tank
just remove the 3 bolts on top of the valve cover and lift it out,and theres the gasket.
it is in taylorville
Drop the pan, replace the filter and gasket, replace the pan and add transmission fluid.
Anyway, it is located in the lowerr radiator house, at the engine, when the engine is cold drain the coolant, remove the lower hose, pop out the thermostat, remove gasket, clean surface and replace. Fill with coolant, let it get warm, then add more coolant when the new thermotat opens up.
Procedure to change 1988 Buick regal head gasket
oil can come from about any were, it could be coming from the rear main or the front you can ha gasket that you need to replace.
"Considering that there is no such thing as a 1998 Acura Legend, I would dare say that it is impossible." I have a 1988 Acura Legend LS and I am dealing with the same issue. If you figure it out, help me out!
its on the tranny, drivers side lower porton of the bell housing
buy a chilton it explains, no dipstick on the manuals. speedometer cable is the dipstick
in the drivers lower fender well where the front bumber bolts up to the frame
To Change the filter in a 1988 dodge ram van you have to drop the transmission oil pan, peel the old gasket clean the surface and then replace the old gasket the filter is inside the transmission time to replace is usually 30 to 45 minutes most oil change shops offer that service or you can do it yourself cheap.
The 1988 Mazda 323 1.6L non-turbo EFI engine requires an electric fuel pump, which is located inside the gas tank.
take off valve cover throw away old gasket replace old gasket with new put valve cover back on pwn
In the fuel tank . Inside. Access through round plate on floor in boot.
Generally when the crank sensor goes out the engine will not start. The sensor on almost all vehicles is located in the front on the engine near the belts.In most cases it is held in place by a bolt.Usually they can be hard to get to.
It is on the transmission. It has a vacuum hose connected to it. It is round, about two inches in diameter. Robert Foley.
There are multiple freeze plugs for these motors. From memory ther are 3 freeze plugs located down the each side of the block and possibly one located on the head.