Mechanics

HEAD GASKET TEST

1998 Ford Taurus

Engine Mechanical problem
1998 Ford Taurus 6 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic

what kind of test can you run if any to see if your head gasket is blown I took the thermostat out and it builds up pressure because my coolant and water is gone it might be looseing water while driving thanks
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Larry 35773
December 30, 2008.




You will need to have the cylinders compression tested. Do you have a frothy oily substance in your overflow tank? Is the exhaust smoking white.?

Dave H
Dec 30, 2008.


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