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Gary, Australia Car Mechanic
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1988 2h diesel engine is the head cast iron or alloy and

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1988 2h diesel engine is the head cast iron or alloy and what is the headbolt tension thanks
JA: How old is the engine? And when was it last serviced?
Customer: original reguraly serviced and lost water and H.G now leakes into radiator
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes and bubbles come from rad. when running
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no that's it thanks Pearl
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Australia Car
Expert:  Gary replied 1 year ago.

Hi there,

The head is cast iron.

This may help you.

113 Nm for the the head bolts.


Expert:  Gary replied 1 year ago.

Hi again,

I hope my advice has been of assistance to you.

Kind regards