Page How to test for a Blown Head Gasket. Ford .L, .L. Symptoms of Blown Head Gasket. Easy tests. Testing a Blown Head Gasket. Coolant mixing with engine oil. The third one involves doing a compression check and the last one involves using a combustion leak tester commonly known as a block tester . I’ll guide you step by step .> leak happens, it is a lot less agressive. It can be done, but it is risky on new cars. Water boils at F, each pound of pressure raises that degrees F. Antifreeze and water in a mix boils at degrees F at sea level. There are surfaces in the engine that will approach this temperature. I would be nervous on a.Head Gasket Leak. Ford F ” To fix the problem, instead of new head gaskets that won’t fail, Ford designed the truck so they could pull the cab off, and the call themselves engineers .Ford F owners have reported problems related to engine head gasket failure under the engine and engine cooling category . The most recently reported issues are listed below. Also please check out the statistics and reliabilityysis of Ford F based on all problems reported for the F ..
I guess the Ford market was worth doing it right, I suppose. Now, if you combine your headers with a set of Mr. Gasket header gaskets,that don`t fit any FE properly, you can spend ALL your weekends chasing exhaust leaks.. Ford F Forum. The site for Ford truck owners, by Ford truck owners. Skip to content. Quick links. FAQ Logout i have a head gasket leak on my f .L and i have about , miles on it, i just recently had the spark plugs changed and shortly after a tremendous loss of horsepower. my question is if the motor gets fixed for the oil .