NAIOA Impala Forums :: View topic - Chuck the End Seals and Use Right Stuff Across LIM Ends
Joined: Jan 13, 2010 Posts: 147 Posts per day: 0.05
2010 Chevrolet Impala
Posted: Tue Feb 23, 2010 12:23 am Post subject: Chuck the End Seals and Use Right Stuff Across LIM Ends
Anyone ever do this on a 3800?
How thick a bead ( 1/8" or 1/4") and did it look nasty after?
Any thought as to why GM didnt just run a bead across the ends.
Joined: Feb 08, 2005 Posts: 106 Posts per day: 0.02 Location: New Orleans
Posted: Wed Feb 24, 2010 5:16 am Post subject:
I wouldn't. We don't do it on our 40 year old casr,don't do it on the new ones. My .02
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Joined: Aug 10, 2004 Posts: 2560 Posts per day: 0.53 Location: Detroit
2004 Chevrolet Impala
Posted: Wed Feb 24, 2010 11:00 am Post subject:
I usually apply a small bead to the corners where it meets the metal gasket, thats about it....
I love the right stuff (until i have to remove what I used it on) But I dont think I'd use it on the LIM...
Oil pan sure, LIM not so much...
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