Help

Asked by Jan 01, 2017 at 03:57 PM about the 2004 Ford Crown Victoria LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

If replaceing a head gasket will u
be able to see where the old one is
messed up at when taking it off

2 Answers

86,325

You should be able to see the problem. Look for burnt areas of the gasket or a spot where the gasket layers have separated.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.
55,415

Maybe yes and maybe no. If coolant was going into a cylinder the combustion chamber and valves will be much cleaner than the others. Coolant cleans all the carbon off. In a 4.6 Ford engine that has not been overheated a bad head gasket is not a common problem.

Your Answer

Ford Crown Victoria Experts

  • #1
    Tracy Hooks
    Reputation
    1,890
  • #2
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    1,120
  • #3
    tennisshoes
    Reputation
    800
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Mercury Grand Marquis
26 Great Deals out of 1,702 listings starting at $800
Used Ford Taurus
245 Great Deals out of 15,127 listings starting at $1,800
Used Lincoln Town Car
27 Great Deals out of 1,686 listings starting at $1,099
Used Ford Mustang
604 Great Deals out of 39,738 listings starting at $1,988
Used Chevrolet Impala
577 Great Deals out of 34,544 listings starting at $900
Used Ford Explorer
1,268 Great Deals out of 70,071 listings starting at $1,000
Used Ford F-150
3,267 Great Deals out of 223,479 listings starting at $1,200
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
826 Great Deals out of 42,174 listings starting at $1,987
Used Toyota Camry
1,107 Great Deals out of 87,562 listings starting at $995
Used Honda Accord
1,115 Great Deals out of 74,391 listings starting at $1,100

Used Cars For Sale

2011 Ford Crown Victoria LX For Sale
27 listings starting at $4,250
2008 Ford Crown Victoria LX For Sale
19 listings starting at $4,000
2007 Ford Crown Victoria LX For Sale
6 listings starting at $3,499

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.