Go Back   F150online Forums > Powertrain & Mechanical > V8 Engines
Sign in using an external account
Register Forgot Password?

Welcome to F150Online Forums!
Welcome to F150Online.com.

You are currently viewing our forums as a guest, which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join the F150Online Forums community today!

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 12-10-2007, 06:39 PM
Junior Member
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 1
how to replace left cylinder head gasket

i have a 1997 ford f150 4.6 liter v8 and need to replace the left cylinder head gasket i am wondering if it is possible to do it by myself and what tools i would need
Reply With Quote
Old 12-10-2007, 06:42 PM
Senior Member
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Farmington, MO
Vehicle: 1998 Ford F150
Posts: 6,280
you have to take the intake manifold off, along with the front timing cover, and most all the accessories.
Reply With Quote
Old 12-10-2007, 07:55 PM
Senior Member
Join Date: Jun 2006
Posts: 953
It's a rather involved job. If your asking which tools to use because you may not have what's needed, then get some help. Torque wrench for certain.
Reply With Quote
Old 12-10-2007, 07:55 PM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:21 PM.

This forum is owned and operated by Internet Brands, Inc., a Delaware corporation. It is not authorized or endorsed by the Ford Motor Company and is not affiliated with the Ford Motor Company or its related companies in any way. FordŽ is a registered trademark of the Ford Motor Company
Contact Us Advertising Privacy Statement Terms of Service Jobs Forum Text Archives
Emails & Contact Details