Engine gaskets (often known as head gaskets) works as a seal to maintain pressure, hold fluid and prevent debris from entering the engine.
When a head gasket fails, coolant can seep into the combustion chamber and mix with the engine oil. This can cause significant engine damage and could require a complete engine rebuild or replacement.
Common signs of a damaged gasket includes:
To minimise head gasket problems use readymade coolant/water mixtures — never add the two separately.
Cut the engine the moment it overheats and remedy the conditions of overheating.
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