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Head gasket fitting on AFN 1.9TDi

Discussion in 'Diesel forum' started by evomaster3000, Feb 9, 2009.

  1. evomaster3000
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    I'm going to be fitting a new headgasket soon after i've cleaned up the head and replaced stem seals, relaped valves and cleaned carbon etc.

    Just wondering if i should use any sealing compound between head gasket and head/block?

    If so whats reccommended?

    Not done a head on a diesel before, and knowing VAG there's gotta be something different.

    Any help much appreceated

    Thanks Jack
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  2. Siena
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    No compound should be applied to either the gasket, cylinder block or head.

    Just fit it as is, paying heed to recommended torque sequence and settings.
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