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    engine rebuild

    heads come of today

    water pump had a leak so new one will be going in any way.

    Blocks ok so new rings / shells / etc oil pump

    recon head


    question is when putting together is it ok to use gasket sealant on inlet manifold and turbo manifold as well as the gaskets ?


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    You shouldn't need to assuming new gaskets are used
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    Exactly, just use new gaskets all round.

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    ok cool thought id ask as like a nice seal .

    all new gaskets and seals are to b used .

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    thinking of fitting a oil can can any advice ?
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    Fitting a oil can can, what exactly is that?

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    oil catch can .
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    Typo then.

    Yes, advice is, dont vent to air, check Allard.

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    Why not vent to air? Apart from being illegal

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    & thats not a good enough reason for you?

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    Quote Originally Posted by NHN View Post
    Fitting a oil can can, what exactly is that?
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    The good news is my bottom end is fine

    The Bad news is the head has cracked where the glow plugs come out

    and its a C in the part number
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    Are you doing the work yourself?

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