Date: Sat, 24 Mar 2001 13:05:09 -0500
From: Bob <>
Subject: Re: Another Blown Head Gasket Story

On Sat, 24 Mar 2001 14:50:51 +0000, Johannes H Andersen <> wrote: >Or do you mean that the valves need >attention around 100K miles anyway? Valves wear, like everything else inside your engine. After 100k miles, they can't be like new. Since there is a substantial amount of labor involved in replacing a head gasket, I'd do the valves too. Likewise, the seals still work, but if you've gone to all the trouble of pulling the head, why not renew them ? The amount of additional labor to spin the valves and/or change the seals is minimal. Might as well do it while the head is off. As always, IMHO, Bob

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