very easy. 4 bolts hold the cover down. They are around 4 inches long and have threads only at the end. (large space between top of cover and actual section it threads into).
There will likely be a few things bolted to the top of it, like a carburetor, ignition wire harness... Just unbolt them and move out of the way. Don't pull the bolts all the way out, the threads will damage the gaskets that seal the bolts.
The cover comes straight up. Be careful not to get any dirt into the exposed camshaft and rocker arms...
The gasket is u shaped and stuck onto the valve cover itself. Clean both surfaces and run a thin layer of oil or gasket sealer across the new gasket with your finger before you put the cover back on. Check the bolt gaskets as well (4 rubber washers set into the valve cover) Set it in place and hand thread the bolts into the header as much as you can before using a wrench. Careful not to cross thread, torque to about 10-15 lbs per foot. (basically hand tight and a quarter turn more. Don't over tighten or you'll break the bolt seals, or even possibly cause header damage.
The valve cover gasket, on a 2004 Jeep liberty, can be found by removing the valve cover. Peel the gasket off of the head and replace with a new gasket.
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The valve cover ask it, on a S 40 Volvo, can be replaced by first removing the valve cover. Remove the old gasket and replace with a new gasket.
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To replace the valve cover gaskets on a 2003 Jeep Liberty, the valve cover is removed. The old gasket is then removed from both the valve cover and the manifold (old gasket will come off in pieces on both sides). Then spread the sealant on the manifold, place the new gasket on, then put sealant on top of the gasket and replace the valve cover and bolt down.
Begin by removing the valve cover from your 1995 Dodge. Remove the valve cover gasket and clean the surface. Put the new gasket on and return the valve cover to its original position.
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To replace the valve cover, you will need to break the gasket and the o-rings. The gasket prevents oil from leaking.
you mean a valve cover gasket i think
take off valve cover throw away old gasket replace old gasket with new put valve cover back on pwn
I assume you mean the valve cover gasket. You replace it by removing the valve cover and cleaning off the oil gasket and the mounting surface. The install the new gasket and reinstall the valve cover. Tighten it to the specifications the manufacture of your engine recommends.
you should only change the gasket if you have to take the valve cover off....... you should only change the gasket if you have to take the valve cover off.......
simply remove the valve cover gasket,take the old one off,clean the area well, and replace the gasket,tighten the cover evenly.(if ur gasket is made of corque take care not to break the gasket
Begin by removing the valve cover retaining bolts. Remove the old belt cover gasket and clean the surface. Put the new valve cover gasket on and reverse the process.
remove the valve cover pull off the valve cover gasket and put new one up making sure you dont over tighten the valve cover bolts make sure you have correct torque replace all the o rings inside valve cover while changing main gasket for best results
Remove the valve cover.....scrape off old gasket.....clean gasket surface on valve cover....apply gasket sealent to valve cover gasket surface.....set gasket in sealent.....reinstall valve cover.
I have a 2007 ford escape, replaced a valve cover gasket in August 2012, noticed that i have a small oil leak around the gasket.
just remove the 3 bolts on top of the valve cover and lift it out,and theres the gasket.
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Remove the valve cover. Peel off the old valve cover gasket. Clean the valve cover gasket surface. Insert the new valve cover gasket.
ondo valve cover, bolts remove valve cover, remove old gasket from valve cover and block. clean both surfaces well. put gasket glue on one side of gasket and install on cylinder head. align valve cover than replace bolts . tighten in a cross pattern until thet are snug. don't overtighten.
no, but it does mean you need to replace the valve cover gasket.