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How to change valve cover gaskets on dodge durango
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Oil Consumption I just had and oil change, tranny fluid change and new valve cover gaskets on my van done. Last summer, I did the oil change and tranny fluid change myself, replacing both the oil pan, and tranny pan gaskets. I am very picky about doing things right the first time when it come to the maintenanc of my vehicles. If I have no leaks, on the valve cover gaskets, or the oil pan, would it be safe to assume that the rings on the pistons are a bit worn out, therefore I would be burning oi
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If it was the head gasket then oil could also be burnt. Do you see Black Smoke coming out the tailpipe while reving the engine lighlty or moderately? \015\012If the Oil Pressure sensor( sending switch) is leaking then you would see oil puddles ... 2002 Dodge Stratus
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Pulled my 1995 dodge stratus in garage and changed my valve cover gaskets when I was done it would not start then realized i had no. spark to plugs. any ideas?
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I pulled a spark plug to change plugs and the spark plug wire boot was all wet from oil. The other three plugs were fine. The rest of the engine looked fine apart from the regular dirty engine look. No oil leaks elsewhere. What can be done? I am thinking i need to replace the valve cover gasket along with the valve gasket(?), unless there are small gaskets by the spark plug. But do i need to remove the cover to fix it?
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I have a 95 buick regal 3.8L. I changed the valve cover gaskets and after I was done the car idles rough. I did a vacuum test on it and it indicates that its a worn valve guide. Is it possible that I got a some dirt in the cylinder head when i was changing that gasket? Would that cause problems like this?
When you say a vacuum test indicated a worn valve guide, was there a slight rapid vacuum gage needle fluctuation at idle?? a worn valve guide as a rule only causes oil consumption,( not a rough idle), and on only one cylinde ... Buick Regal
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I am having an oil issue with my car its a 96 Dodge stratus 2.0 ES, 5 speed I took it in for an oil change no oil registered on the dipstick , they changed the oil and we noticed it pouring out apperas to be coming from above the oil filter on the passenger side Husband changed the valve gasket and that seemed to help however its still dropping some not pouring out anymore , anyone have any suggestions on what else it might be, or where to look have been told it could be the camshaft gasket, but
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I have a 2001 Jaguar S-type 4.0. I have had a check engine problem for a few weeks now. It was initially a misfire on cylinder 3. Mechanic changed ignition coil. After a few days, check engine light on again. This time misfire on cylinder 4. He changed all the spark plugs and tied together some loose cables. Check engine still there. Still on cylinder 4. Another mechanic found right side valve cover gasket leaking. He changed gasket and applied spark plug seal. Check engine came on within 15 min
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