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Old April 25th, 2011, 09:12 PM
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Question exhaust manifold gaskets

...can these gaskets (the ones used between the exhaust manifolds and the heads) be re-used? I pulled mine and gaskets do not look deformed at all. Rather not buy new ones if I don't need to.

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Old April 26th, 2011, 02:41 PM
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You'll kick yourself if they do leak when you're done. Put new ones on and be done with it unless you are made of time?
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Old January 26th, 2012, 02:04 PM
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I couldn't find the answer using search, so... What are the best Exhaust manifold gaskets to use? All I've ever heard is not to use the "locking tabs" and I saw someone who used the DII manifold bolts and some spacers that looked like a good solution for making it significantly easier to get to the lower 4.

Opinions are greatly appreciated.
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Old January 26th, 2012, 03:57 PM
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I am particularly fond of the stainless sandwich type, but I always put on new.
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