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  1. What type head gasket?

    Performance Modifications
    I have heard people say do not use Felpro gaskets for head, and I have heard people say they used them with no problem. What do those of you that have replaced your head gaskets have to say? I purchased my kit from Autozone and it includes Felpro multi-layer steel head gasket. Thanks...
  2. Correct sealant for valve cover gasket?

    Problems & Issues
    All, Hoping to adjust my valves in the next few days, I've got some new gaskets and the procedure seems straight forward. Generally, I'm following the directions from this site: http://home.earthlink.net/~michaelpkeefe/ Quick question: what exactly is the "liquid gasket" that he's using to...
  3. Changing Oil Pan Gasket, What sealant to use?

    Maintenance and Service
    I have a leak in my oil pan gasket. I went to the store and see a few different varieties of sealant that can be used for the oil pan gasket. Which one should I buy? They carried a bunch of different Permatex products. Before I get into it, can the oil pan be dropped and removed without...
  4. P0420 after cylinder head and head gasket replaced

    Problems & Issues
    I owned a 1999 CRV. Recently, I got cylinder head and head gasket replaced and the engine check light was appear about 1 day after that. It was read P0420. I reset the code and engine check light appear again one week after that. Could it be the Carburetor Cleaner that I used to clean the...
  5. Head Gasket??

    Maintenance and Service
    Hello all, My 1997 crv recently had a burst in one of the coolant lines which cause the engine to overheat. The car never stopped running and i was able to drive it around when i fixed the hose and put more coolant in the radiator. When i got home i found that most of the oil was gone and that...
  6. 1st Gen valve Cover gasket

    Maintenance and Service
    Got a '99 with only 22K miles on it. Being 12 years old I'm going to do the Timing Belt and play it safe. Obviously the Valve cover has to come off. Are these Gaskets Rubber 'o' ring type or are they paper/cork? The real question is.. Will this OEM gasket fall apart and do I have to buy the...
  7. timing chain gasket leak

    Maintenance and Service
    My wife got off to rocky start with her new CRV. :( She bought it two weeks ago. 600 miles and I noticed a oil stain on the garage floor. It was to the right off center of the engine. Took it in this morning and the timing belt cover is leaking. They kept it and gave my wife a loaner. Not the...
  8. blown head gasket

    Problems & Issues
    I think I may have a blown Head Gasket. My crv's coolant bottle is empty every two weeks and have to fill it up regularly. The radiator upper hose is bloated like its gonna explode. Changed the radiator recently (due to a damaged radiator that was causing slight overheating). Crv's temperature...
  9. 2001 CRV head gasket

    Problems & Issues
    I had a burned valve on my CRV so I took the head off and had the valve seats replaced. The only minor probkem so far is the head gasket. It looks the same from either side except for a very minor differencs on the ends. All oil and coolant passages line up with either side up. I know. I should...
  10. 2004 CR-V Manual: Leaking Cylinder Head Gasket

    Problems & Issues
    All, Thank you a million times for all the help on my previous problems. I had an SRS light on and ran OBD2 - which also showed Electronic Load Detector might be an issue. I took it to the dealer, ran their own OBD2 and confirmed driver buckle SRS needs replacing (free - thanks for the lifetime...
  11. after replacing the oil pan gasket, it's still leaking

    Maintenance and Service
    Hello, I really hope that someone can help me revolve a problem that I've had on my 2000 CRV for a few months now. My vehicle started dripping oil around the oil pan area, so I decided to replace the oil pan gasket myself. First time I bought the gasket from a local auto parts store. I cleared...
  12. P0420 after head gasket replaced

    Problems & Issues
    I have a 98 CRV EX. I spent this past weekend replacing the head gasket because the driver before didnt take care of the car. After putting everything back together and did a test start and let the engine run for awhile I took the car out for awhile. There were no problems at first then after...
  13. Oil pan gasket

    Problems & Issues
    Has anyone had problems with their oil pan gasket? I own a 2004 EX with 72,000 mi and it appears to be leaking oil. I thought it was coming from the drain plug but after closer inspecting it appears it's the oil pan gasket. I phoned my local Honda dealership for a replacment gasket but there's...
  14. RIGID CORE oil pan gasket

    Maintenance and Service
    My maintenance guy insists that I get him a RIGID CORE oil pan gasket and I have yet to be able to find one. I have checked many many websites and thus far all I can find is a flexible rubber type. Appreciate any suggestions thanks. Oh BTW this is for a 1997 Cr-v Thanks Jerry
  15. Leaking Oil Pan Gasket on a 2002 CRV EX AT

    Maintenance and Service
    I went to a 'friendly' dealership to get an oil change on my 2002 CRV EX aith auto tranny. My friend who works there is a service writer and he told me that his tech said I had a leaky oil pan gasket. After some searching I found that several people thought they had a leaking oil pan gasket...
  16. temp rising after head gasket

    Problems & Issues
    i just replaced the head gasket on my girlfriends 97 cr-v. i replaced the radiator, cap, upper hose and t-stat while i was in there. runs great in short city driving, but when i am at speed for a few min the temp rises to about 3/4 on the gauge. once in a while it will come back down but usually...
  17. Trouble after replacing oil pan gasket

    Problems & Issues
    Please help! Its seem pretty simple job, drain the oil, drop the mid-pipe on the exhaust, drop the pan, cleaned the pan. Installed the new gasket with the honda hi-temp sealer, install the oil pan, tighten by hand all nuts and bolts a little on each one at a time and keep goin around to each...
  18. Oil pan gasket

    Problems & Issues
    I noticed that I have an oil pan started leak on my 97 CR-V. Can i use the Fel Pro Oil Pan Gasket or should I use the Honda genuine part to replace the oil pan gasket? Thanks.
  19. Valve Cover Gasket

    Maintenance and Service
    I have a 1999 EX and I am getting ready to do the valve cover gasket replacement...and advice anyone can give me would be greatly appreciated
  20. Windshield Gasket - Door Weatherstrip

    Problems & Issues
    07 CRV When the outside air temp is 55 F or below, I hear a whislting or air suction sound near the drivers top corner of the windshield or the top of the door, while driving. If the temp out side is 70, 80, 90 F is goes away. Anyone have this issue? T
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