How many freeze plugs does a 1989 6 cylinder Ford Taurus have?
Your 1989 Ford econoline has a coolant leak under the engine are there freeze plugs or something that would make it leak from there?
Well there are at least 6 freeze plugs in your engine. There are 4 located in the engine block usually under the exhaust manifold and there are 2 in the cylinder head (usually 1 one either end). To replace you will need good access to it which will involve a hammer and a punch to remove. Be very carefull not to knock it into the coolant passage. You will want to punch it at the…
If you put a new head gasket on a 1989 Ford Taurus but now it will not start could it be because it is off time or would it be something bigger?
Was it running before you began this work? Chances are something is not reconnected or broken that was removed to get to the head. Reheck everything you did. Plug wires on right plugs? Injector wires on right injectors? Got any spark? Pull plugs and check compression. Raw gas on plugs means flooded condition. lol
What could be the reasons for one cylinder not working if the spark plugs and wiring have been changed on a 1989 Chevy Celebrity 2.8 liter engine?
I had this happen to a V6 2002 Jeep Liberty before. I was receiving the OBDII code for low compression in a particular cylinder. It turned out being the spark plugs. The previous time I replaced the spark-plugs, I had used some premium plugs. It was only ~ 20k miles later that I was getting the check engine light that pointed to low compression etc. and therefore I never suspected the "premium" plugs as the…