2002 1.4 hdi 8v cylinder head removal in situ

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My Name: Jazmosis

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Model: C3 2002-2005, Original shape model
Year: 2002 (02)
Engine Size: 1.4 (8v)
Fuel Type: Diesel
Mileage: 250000
Trim Level: Exclusive
Gearbox: Manual 5 speed
DPF: No
LHD or RHD: RHD (UK)
Engine name: DV4 diesel (70 PS)

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As above, is it possible to remove the cylinder head on a 2002 1.4 hdi 8v c3 whilst leaving the engine in the car?

I have valve stem seals that need replacing :(

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Jaz
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Mileage: 79984
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Jazmosis wrote: Tue Dec 29, 2020 4:09 pm As above, is it possible to remove the cylinder head on a 2002 1.4 hdi 8v c3 whilst leaving the engine in the car?

I have valve stem seals that need replacing :(

Cheers
Jaz
Yes, it is.

But, with that many miles, are there other jobs that need doing at the same time, or very soon anyway?
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