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Old 10-28-2011, 07:17 PM
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Originally Posted by GUITAR1989
I never ended up taking the valve covers off. I still have the gasket set laying around I just didnt think its the valve cover leaking because the grime on the head around the cover is all dry caked on stuff. The oil around the head gasket is nice new liquid oil so I figured the leak was coming from there. Ill clean the engine off tomarrow and take it for a drive. Honestly I hope its just the valve cover gasket since I allready have a set of gaskets here
Well, rest assured that whatever it IS, it ain't the HG. That ought to be worth a little peace of mind!
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