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Asked in Cars & Vehicles
Does not changing the oil cause a blown head gasket?
That isn't likely. Most head gasket failures are caused by overheating. Not changing the oil will cause the motor to sludge up and increase the wear on the internal parts. ...
Asked in Head Gaskets and Valve Covers, Antifreeze and Engine Coolant, Air Filters and Intake Manifolds
What will cause coolant to get in oil head gasket or intake gasket?
The Intake gasket is leaking, NOT THE HEAD GASKET. Replace the intake gasket ...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles, Honda Civic LX
Can changing timing belt cause head gasket problems?
Replacing the timing belt on an Interference engine, and doing it wrong, can cause serious problems. Busted piston, bent valve, cracked head, are a few. ...
Asked in Saab
Saab 95 2.3 eco engine automatic and the oil is emulsifying within days of changing it what would cause this?
It could be a bad head gasket or a leaking oil cooler. Doing a compression check should tell if it is a bad head gasket. ...
Asked in Hyundai Elantra, Plumbing
How do you stop a faucet from sputtering?
Often a faucet will sputter if there is air in the lines. This happens if the water has been turned off and then on again. If this is the cause, it is only necessary to run the water a while and the air will get out of the lines, and the sputtering will stop. ...
Asked in Head Gaskets and Valve Covers, Ford F-150, Dodge Dynasty, Late Model 1979-New Ford Mustangs
What would cause a '92 Dodge Dynasty 3.3 6-cyl not to run after changing a head gasket?
Someone didn't hook the wires up right.
What can cause engine sputtering in a car that makes the engine shake so bad that it vibrates the entire car?
A cylinder misfiring can cause this sympton, check/replace spark plugs and plug wires. Also, sputtering and shaking can be caused by engine timing, have the timing checked. Another cause can be fouled fuel injectors on fuel injected vehicles. ...
Asked in Head Gaskets and Valve Covers
Can a tuneup cause a blown head gasket?
No, a normal tune up cannot cause a blown head gasket. A blown head gasket normally is caused by an engine overheating or by a defect in the gasket or head. If it happened right after a tune-up that is just a coincidence....
Asked in Ford Focus
What caused the journals of the crankshaft to become egg-shaped on a 2004 Ford Focus?
Not changing the oil and filter can cause the crankshaft's journals to become egg-shaped. ...
What would cause your car engine to smell like fuel and spit fuel from the exhaust with grey smoke?
The carburetor needs calibration or changing of possibly defective part, for example, gasket or needles. ...
Asked in Fuel Filters, Ford Focus
How do you change fuel filter 2008 Ford Focus?
The Fuel Filter in the 2008 Ford Focus is a lifetime guarantee . And as such, does not require changing. However that doesn't mean it could not get clogged and cause issues . Contact your dealer or Ford themselves for more info . ...
Could a blown valve cover gasket cause oil to mix with coolant?
No, only a blown head gasket or cracked head will cause coolant to mix with the oil. A leaking valve cover gasket will only cause oil to leak onto the engine block externally. ...