Engine Mechanical problem
1999 Ford Contour 4 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic 160000 miles
If you have done a head gasket replacement on this car please share your expereince.
I have never wrenched this deep into any engine. I will be removing the intake and exhaust manifolds to replace those gaskets. I have three repair manuals and a free weekend.
I need the following to do the job:
Replacement Head gasket kiit
New Cylinder head bolts
A torque angle gauge
I will also replace
Manual say I need to fabricate two tools:
Alignment Rod 0.20 inch thickness 7 to 9 inches in length 1 and 1/4 inch wide
Sprocket Holding Tool
23.5 inch length steel strip
8 inch length steel strip
3 bolts and nuts with washers
any possible hangups or problems
have the same problem?
Thursday, December 11th, 2008 AT 6:32 PM