Re: Confirmed need new head gasket--what else w/o breaking the bank? - Saabnet.com Bulletin Board
No, I'm pretty sure Roger said valve guides, not stem seals. The guides are metal tubes that are pressed into the head and need some special tools to replace. As you note, the valve stem seals are easy to replace and should be done if you've got head off as they are cheap and do wear out. Badly worn stem seals can cause the engine to eat a lot of oil.
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Posts in this Thread:
- Confirmed need new head gasket--what else w/o breaking the bank?, amicusterrae , Mon, 9 Oct 2017 10:27:19
- Re: warped head, stop leak, sludge . . . yikes, amicusterrae , Mon, 16 Oct 2017 09:33:42
- Re: Confirmed need new head gasket--what else w/o breaking the bank?, Boris Bubbanov, Tue, 10 Oct 2017 12:07:04
- Re: TLC?, amicusterrae , Wed, 11 Oct 2017 07:53:38
- Re: TLC?, Boris Bubbanov, Wed, 11 Oct 2017 14:35:36
- Re: Confirmed need new head gasket--what else w/o breaking the bank?, Jeremy R., Mon, 9 Oct 2017 13:22:01
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