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Ford Motorcraft Replacement Head Gaskets

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Anytime you remove the heads from an engine, it is a good idea to replace the head gaskets. We sourced a pair of genuine Ford/Motorcraft replacement gaskets from Stephan Eschrich at Berge Ford in Mesa, Arizona, which supplies Bulletproof Diesel with these kits. Aftermarket head gaskets exist, though the type that Ford supplies are preferred because they include a pair of redesigned high-pressure standpipes with built-in check valves to improve engine starting. The multi-layer steel head gaskets feature five individual steel plates that are riveted together, along with a special blue sealant to resist high pressure and extreme heat.