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Do I have to remove my entire 6.8L gasoline engine to replace head gaskets?

(1999 Ford F-250 Super Duty)
in Hudsonville, MI on June 02, 2014
Auto shop says 2400 dollars to replace my head gaskets, does the entire engine have to be pulled or can I do it myself?
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on June 02, 2014
This is a pretty difficult job. Here is a general procedure and you can decide for yourself what you want to do:
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on June 02, 2014
IF done carefully and correctly by the tech , sounds like a good price. The ford dealership I used to work near , pulled the cabs up and worked on the engines sitting on the frame (lots of open space , no back breaking leaning over body.
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