Does a head gasket repair also mean an engine refurb?

I have a 2008 Peugeot 307 and need a head gasket repair. Does a head gasket repair also constitute an engine refurb?

Asked on 18 April 2017 by John Gardner

Answered by Honest John
No. But it's a big job, requiring the head off, any broken studs replacing, head and block re-facing, new timing belt, etc, so it won't be cheap.
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