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Re: Chinese 1.6 litre 2 cylinder 259 diesel engines
« Reply #15 on: August 28, 2021, 07:48:24 PM »
I am replacing the head gasket on this tractor as that was idenified by the seller as required. I have gotten to the ppoint of removing it, but it is stick, I will lock nut and remove the studs as this tractor uses nuts not bolt and I think it is binding on the studs.
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Re: Chinese 1.6 litre 2 cylinder 259 diesel engines
« Reply #16 on: August 29, 2021, 06:32:59 AM »
That wont hurt anything doing it that way but I would just get into it with a screw driver and wedges since you are replacing the head gasket. It is not unusual for a head to get stuck from years of carbon and if water cooled and no anti freeze then rust will be holding it.
Use a soft hammer and give it a flogging all the way around while prying the head up. It looks as if it is a cast iron head so go for it.
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Re: Chinese 1.6 litre 2 cylinder 259 diesel engines
« Reply #17 on: September 09, 2022, 07:11:47 AM »
any progress to update with ?

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Re: Chinese 1.6 litre 2 cylinder 259 diesel engines
« Reply #18 on: September 09, 2022, 12:28:22 PM »
It would be nice for any info on the engine. Someimes they get too deep into it for their ability or just dont care about a follow up which is a shame.
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Re: Chinese 1.6 litre 2 cylinder 259 diesel engines
« Reply #19 on: September 09, 2022, 11:22:58 PM »
The original post was over a year ago.
It is a let down when people don't follow through.
I think I have been guilty of it myself from time to time.
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