The gasket that fits between the cylinder head and the cylinders or cylinder block in an internal combustion engine.
More example sentences
- If a $4 cylinder head gasket blows, it costs the customer $1,000 in engine repairs.
- One application for Dana is the combination of its low-tech cylinder head gaskets with state-of-the-art sensors to create ‘smart’ gaskets capable of monitoring engine temperature.
- Cylinder head gaskets are expensive and the V6 chews through them like so much gum.
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