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What is a Blown Gasket?

What is a Blown Gasket?

What is a Head Gasket Between the cylinder head and the engine block lies a head gasket, which is an important component. The engine of a vehicle is divided into two sections: the engine block, which houses the pistons and cylinders, and the cylinder head, which houses valves, spark plugs, and other components. The head gasket, which sits between these two engine elements, is responsible for sealing the internal combustion process and preventing any fluids from leaking or mixing. The head gasket seals the combustion chamber of the engine, allowing your car to produce the necessary compression to keep your engine running at peak performance. It also prevents coolant or oil from leaking into other areas of your engine, which might cause it to overheat and catch fire. Causes of a Blown Gasket Head gaskets can explode at any time and need to be fixed promptly. Damage to the engine might occur if the driver continues to drive a car with a blown gasket i ... read more

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