gaskets

  1. optimusprime

    M103 valve cover gaskets , the best to use .

    Hi i am just about to replace my valve cover gasket . I would think that its a job most of you guys have done on you W124 M103 engines . Only asking what type of gasket is the best one to use . I am spoiled for choice. Payen, Elring, and some i have never come across before .Any one done it...
  2. merc69man

    190e 2.6 Engine Gaskets and parts

    Can anybody tell me where i can get for my 2.6 190e a full top gasket set with valve stem seals and lower gasket set,head bolt set,hydraulic lifters,rings and scraper ring set and shells for the conrods? I have tried Euros ,GSF and they no longer stock these items anymore when they checked after...
  3. P

    Ml420 head gaskets

    Hi there.. Have just bought a ML420.. I need the head gaskets repaired and need a good garage for this.. Am in Cornwall.. Any advice please.?
  4. B

    V12 Ignition coil gaskets

    Hi, I have 24 V12 ignition coil gaskets new in the bags. Part number A 000 159 00 80. cost me £60 looking for £35 posted. There the red rubber inserts that go in the coil packs.
  5. alexanderfoti

    How to - Rocker Cover gaskets and breather reseal M113

    Hi all Did my rocker cover gaskets and resealed the breathers on my M113 the other day so did a write up today, here
  6. E

    Pressed metal gaskets

    Hi there Just a general question about embossed metal gaskets. Does It matter which way they face. Thanks EMH
  7. smoothcoupe

    E55 valve cover gaskets

    Hi all. The gaskets on my 2003 e55k are weeping slightly I can smell oil burning from os after a good run. I am in west yorkshire can any one recommend some one to do this for me. And how much would it cost.. I am in the parts buisiness so it would be labour only. Cheers.
  8. paulgorringe

    plugs and gaskets

    Hi all After researching on here I have today replaced the rocker cover gaskets and all 16 plugs on my CLK500:thumb: At last a leak free engine, so satisfying to do it myself:cool: Thanks to all people on this forum, and one other, that have posted guides and pointers on how to do this job...
  9. B

    55 AMG Inlet Gaskets

    I have never been happy with the Mercedes inlet gaskets, and the fact they are use once, having had to remove my inlets on 3 occasions recently for one reason or another, was looking for an alternative solution, even lazer cut stainless, in the end opted for reusing my merc gaskets and a product...
  10. C

    techs, w208 M112 valve/ breather cover gaskets

    Hi all We have a w208 with M112 engine (320) It has an oil leak from the valve or breather covers on both sides of the engine. Left bank is damp the other has turned like Niagra falls I'm due to do this job tomorrow. I have the gaskets for the Rocker covers from ECP. Elring branded...
  11. M

    How fragile are head gaskets?

    I ordered, amongst other items, a head gasket from an on-line seller recently. Unusually I was at home when the delivery arrived, unfortunately the packaging was clearly damaged being S-shaped! I felt that fitting a head gasket that had been subjected to that would not be fit for purpose so...
  12. BaldGuy

    BMW V8 Rocker Cover Gaskets

    A question for you propeller heads... 10k miles ago I had the rocker gaskets replaced on my 4.4 X5 V8... they are now leaking again at the back both sides... I have called BMW and they say parts are covered for 2 years... i called the garage that did them and they are saying they'll look at them...
  13. T

    03 AMG E55 Valve Cover Gaskets replacement - help needed

    All, I have a question to ask. I have notice some small leaks on the drivers side coming from, what I think it is, a valve cover gasket. It is not massive but the leaked oil drops from time to time on the exhaust manifold and that makes me uneasy. In addition, there is a very long trip ahead...
  14. M

    Rocker cover Gaskets

    Any members know where i can get rocker cover gaskets for W163 (52 plate ML320). Also want to clean or replace the oil breathers that i believe are underneath the rocker cover - is this a DIY job? Thanks in advance
  15. R

    E320 V6 Petrol Head Gaskets failure?

    I have a 1998 E320 V6 petrol and on the way home from a meeting it blew the bottom radiator hose off and emptied the cooling system contents because the jubilee clip had failed / broken. The RAC guy put the hose back for me but on start up thought the car had a lot of steam / water vapour coming...
  16. BlackC55

    129 V12 Head gaskets. 120 Engine

    We have had a busy couple of weeks doing a pair of head gaskets on the above car. Absolute mammouth job that was completed yesterday. The engine had all new seals gaskets and a new engine wiring loom to boot. Parts availabilty was a nightmare and most bits were back ordered so we took the...
  17. grober

    REINZ PDF,s on cylinder head gaskets.

    VICTOR REINZ is a name you won't necessarily associate with Mercedes Benz but are OEM /AM suppliers of sealants and CYLINDER HEAD GASKETS among other things for the marque. http://www.reinz.de/root/eng/309_1470_ENG_HTML.php Lots of Technical INFO :bannana: Following lots of posts...
  18. M

    Ouch!! E230 Head Gaskets Gone

    MY 97 E230 SEEMS TO HAVE BLOWN A HEAD GASKET. JUST DONE 138k . STARTED LOOSING WATER FROM EXPANSION TANK SLOWLY, OIL STILL OK AT THAT STAGE THEN WENT TO START ONE MORNING WITHOUT LUCK. APPARENTLY WATER IN CYLINDER i THINK ENGINEER WAS SAYING, HOWEVER WENT BACK 8 HOURS LATER AND IT STARTED...
  19. Sp!ke

    Aaaarrgghhhh Head Gaskets gone....

    Damn Damn Damn, I knew the engine didn't sound quite right the last few days. Washed the car today and checked the fluid levels and sure enough, the header tank full to the brim with a creamy caramelised gunk. I guess the only good thing is that the oil in the engine isn't contaminated...
Top Bottom