WHAT CAUSES A BLOWN HEAD GASKET?

1996 Ford Mustang

Tiny

sherrybondwebb

August, 8, 2012 AT 1:17 AM

What causes blown head gasket?

2 Answers

Tiny

caradiodoc

August, 8, 2012 AT 1:28 AM

Warped cylinder head from overheating the engine. Corroded gasket from acids that build up in coolant.

Tiny

CJ MEDEVAC

August, 8, 2012 AT 1:32 AM

THERE COULD BE SEVERAL CAUSES

HERE'S A FEW

HEAD(S) NOT TORQUED CORRECTLY. WRONG TORQUE. DID NOT USE TIGHTENING SEQUENCE. DID NOT TORQUE IN STEPS

WARPED HEADS RE-INSTALLED WITHOUT PROPER MACHINING

ENGINE OVERHEATED---HEADS WARPED

EXPECTING THE ENGINE TO PERFORM BEYOND THE INTENDED CAPABILITIES IT IS PRESENTLY BUILT FOR

THE MEDIC

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