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I want to replace my head gaskets, 91 v6 3.0 4x4 toyota. how bad of a job would it be? i know a little about cars but never done a head gasket.

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It's a big job if you've never done one before. If you have and are familiar with this type of thing it should take about 8 - 10 hours. I strongly suggest that when you do you take the heads to a machine shop to check them over and HAVE THE VALVES ADJUSTED! They use pain in the neck shim system that has to be adjusted after 60? k otherwise you'll burn a valve.

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This involves a lot of work. Best way to give you an idea is to buy a chilton book for your truck at the auto-parts store. Cost about $20. It tells and shows you everything that involved in the head gasket job. Basically, it a do-it-yourself book.

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