I'm in the process of looking for a honest and dependable repair shop for repair on a blown head gasket for a 1.7L HONDA ENGINE. Any tips or advice for finding such a shop? Also I'm thinking about doing the job myself. Experience? I'm a millwright by trade on turbines and compressors, but not autos. Is there a site where I could get free info on tackling this job? not trying to be a cheapskate, but been unemployed for 2 months and things are a little tight.
head gasket on 2004 Honda Civic
by bigh34 in Alexandria, LA on August 10, 2009
ANSWER by backyard tech on August 10, 2009
Contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org. I know of a procedure with a sealant product that you can solve your problem.
...in models can leak oil externally or allow coolant into the combustion chamber due to a faulty head gasket. The head gasket needs to be replaced to correct this problem.
...t to determine the problem. I brought the car in for inspection. They said it might be a blown head gasket and would not comment further. Please advise what should be done here. Tx.