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Re: Gasket Sealant? Or not to Gasket Sealant?......

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Royse

01-11-2013 16:03:18
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Some Chrysler dealerships don't even use gaskets.
They just glob on RTV and bolt things together.

I know that because that's how they put the transmission pan back on
one of my vehicles and I had to replace the tranny 6 months later when it
was all plugged up and wouldn't work. :evil:
Since then, I've been leery of using gasket sealers unless needed, and then sparingly.

I agree with the others about using a light coat on the pan side of the valve cover gasket.

Hi tack works well. I have used a light coat of RTV blue with good results too.

The key is not to use too much. Just a film.

If you have to use sealant on your manifold, it will need to be hi-temp, but

unless you have some bad pitting they will usually seal without it if cleaned well.

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01-11-2013 16:20:12
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 Re: Gasket Sealant? Or not to Gasket Sealant?...... in reply to Royse, 01-11-2013 16:03:18  
On Chryslers FWD had black RTV. That stuff was as tough as nails. RWD had gaskets...only. Figure that one out. Also Truck A/C people thought orifice tube was the greatest. Car A/C people thought expansion valve was...go figure.



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