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Old 03-01-2013, 01:05 PM   #7
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Originally Posted by tp4pdb View Post
It turns out that I apparently installed the two intake manifold gaskets in the wrong order. I guess I wasn't paying enough attention when I took the thing apart a couple of months ago. I then removed the intake manifold (which required a lot more work than the Ford workshop manual indicated), installed the new gaskets in the right order, put it all back together, added water and then pressure tested the cooling system. No leaks.

So far so good.

Paul B-West LA
could you share the right order for the gaskets? im unsure what order they go in. there are four gaskets in my set. thanks
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