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Old 03-20-2010, 01:10 AM   #1
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hey i got a valve cover and i am having problems with the install, it ia used, but has your guys hardwear. the problem is that on the opposite side of the cam gears, there is a gap because that side is flat on the bottom where it meets the head instead of curved like the stock plastic one. is there a reason for this?


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Old 03-20-2010, 11:57 PM   #2
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you got the wrong gasket. the gasket for this valve cover is made of hard rubber that will make those curves. give me a few minutes and ill post pics comparing them
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flat one

curved one

gasket that goes on the flat one
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thanks i got it in the other post. i repped u there
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i got the felpro gasket, do i need the little o rings that go into the bolt hole of the gasket? there keep coming out and really make me mad
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yup. That and the spacers.
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ok what spacers? i heard you can use stock bolts is that true, i have 2 of yalls bolts from the kit the guy bought, but he lost the cap and the rest of them
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The spacer goes into the o-ring. You can't use the stock bolts, they're too long.
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