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Old 10-29-2012, 01:24 AM   #83
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Originally Posted by aokrongly View Post
It is VERY IMPORTANT that you just apply a thin bead of gasket compound. Don't use too much or the excess will get into your transmission and cause a problem.
i did this and used a 1mm bead. was that too thin? the dealership mech said that It should be squirting out the sides.

im leaking on the back (its dripping off the bolts) and i see pink fluid on a harness in the front so i guess its spraying out the front too??
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