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sealing a 208

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by aj_tatted, Jan 11, 2004.

  1. aj_tatted

    aj_tatted 1/2 ton status

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    i'm having a hell of a time getting my 208 to seal after replacing the tailshaft. what have you guys used in the past that has worked? i tried using a non hardening sealer from o'reilys and it doesn't work for nothing.i'm bleeding bad, please help. /forums/images/graemlins/confused.gif
     
  2. rick88blaze

    rick88blaze 1/2 ton status

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    i just used black RTV when i pulled mine off, and it sealed up just fine.

    Rick
     
  3. HarryH3

    HarryH3 1 ton status Author

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    Did you remember to seal the threads on the bolts? Some of the bolts thread into the inner cavity on a 208 and will leak if you don't seal them up.
     
  4. aj_tatted

    aj_tatted 1/2 ton status

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    crap, i din't seal the bolts. i'll bet that's what it is. thnx, i'll pull those tomorrow and seal them. /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif
     
  5. HarryH3

    HarryH3 1 ton status Author

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    At least ya don't have to drop the driveshaft again to seal 'em up! /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     

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