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hello, i recently blew my head gasket. i just ordered felpro gaskets. i also plan on reseating the valves. is it mandatory to resurface the cylinders or can i let them be if they seem fine and in tact.
 

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There are I believe 8 different points on the heads that you need to check clearances with a straight edge and feeler gauge. If all are within tolerance, then resurfacing is not necessary. If the gasket was actually blown, it may be a good idea though.
 

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Make sure to use Copper Coat on the gaskets....
 

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There are I believe 8 different points on the heads that you need to check clearances with a straight edge and feeler gauge. If all are within tolerance, then resurfacing is not necessary. If the gasket was actually blown, it may be a good idea though.
what 8 points do i need to check?
 

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Guess it was Hayne's.. Anyways! Here you go.. Points to check and maximum warpage specs.



 
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