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Old 03-08-2006, 08:09 PM   #1
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Valve cover gaskets on a 99?

I just want to visually inspect the springs and rr's but for some stupid reason I don't know if the valve covers use a gasket or not. it's one of those dumb questions I have to ask.
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Re: Valve cover gaskets on a 99?

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I just want to visually inspect the springs and rr's but for some stupid reason I don't know if the valve covers use a gasket or not. it's one of those dumb questions I have to ask.
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Not a dumb answer. Actually the Valve cover gasket is rubber and reuseable.
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Re: Valve cover gaskets on a 99?

hey thanks danger dude. that's good news for me.
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Re: Valve cover gaskets on a 99?

also anyone know the torque spec for the valve cover bolts?
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also anyone know the torque spec for the valve cover bolts?
71 to 100 in lbs. But honestly I just tighten them till they meet medium resistance. I have never had one leak!!!
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Re: Valve cover gaskets on a 99?

I saw this thread...and realized I had absolutely no idea...thanks for the info corey.
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