2001 Subaru Outback


Asked by Mar 04, 2014 at 04:49 PM about the 2001 Subaru Outback Base Wagon

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I change my valve cover gaskets an this is what my valves look like. . Is this normal the
subaru has 198000 miles on it and I do not know the repair history

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You mean the spark plug gaskets? Those are heavily worn, I would replace those as well. Your valvetrain appears to be normal.

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Everything there looks typical of about any engine with that many miles.

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Thanks you guys i have never seen a valve cover removed abd wasn't sure what it should look like and i did replaced the sprkplug gaskets along with the valve cover gaskets


Great job Keith

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