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Old 11-21-2006, 02:55 PM
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Originally Posted by poncho62
Just like johnsongrass1, I use the stock metal backed ones that you get in gasket sets. I have found over the years, that its more the bolts you use and how you tighten them more than what gaskets you use. When installing new gaskets, check for tightness the 1st few times you heat the engine.
Normally I would agree with you - except the @#$* GT40P heads w/Sanderson headers didn't leave me much of a choice along with the expen$ive header $tud$. But these Earl's gaskets are nice !!!

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