How do you replace the head gasket located on a 1996 Ford F-150 6 cylinder?
replacing the head gasket on any engine is work preferd to be done by those expierianced and qualified or supervised by one. i am not tring to knock you for having the desire to "do it yourself" simply a headgaske r&r is more of a job then you might expect including timing chain & valve lash adjustments, ect. if you want to do it yourself anyhow get a manuel on your specific vehicle and follow the directions to the letter:) good luck
If you have to ask that question you shouldn't do it yourself as removing a cylinder head is not for the inexperienced. if you do decide to do it yourself make sure you have all the proper tools, and a repair manual, you'll need a full range of metric tools including a torque wrench. follow the manual for the rest of the instructions. Replacing the head gasket on any vehicle is a long and complicated…
HeyMar==This is a pretty good job. Get a manual from the parts store and it will tell you how. GoodluckJoe 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?"
It is a big job requiring lots of work. If you want to tackle it go to a parts store and get a manual on your car and it should show you how. 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?"
Probably remove the transmissionm if its a internal slave, if external then its mounted on the outside of the tranny. The master clutch cylinder is located on the firewall. Bleed the system and pump the hell out of the clutch after installing the new slave. : On a 99 GST it is an external cylinder (2) 10mm bolts remove the line replace cylinder bleed system.
A broken valve cover gasket will lead to a very large oil leak, replacing it is relatively simple requiring only basic tools. First unplug the battery and remove the spark plugs, along with all the valve cover mounting nuts and bolts. Remove the old gasket and set the new one in place, using a gasket sealer is recommended.