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1998 Ford Taurus Question: NEEDS VALVE JOB

 

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MARK-CHRISTIAN, Norwalk, CA, April 17, 2012, 06:04
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ONE CYLINDER MISFIRES. A CYLINDER LEAKAGE TEST PROVED #1 CYLINDER HAS LOW COMPRESSION AND LEAKAGE THROUGH INTAKE VALVE. IT WAS RECOMMENDED MY CAR NEEDS A VALVE JOB. CAR IS 1998 FORD TAURUS GL V6 3.0L GAS N U. NEED ESTIMATE ON WHAT COST I SHOULD LOOK FOR AT A MECHANIC.

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    Greg's Orange Auto (13485 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper April 17, 2012, 06:50
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    how many miles on the car? if mileage is really high you may cause other issues if you redo the top end only. what is the compression on all cyl's?

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    manhurry August 29, 2013, 16:03
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    I don't know the answer I'm asking the cost of a valve job due to low compression

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