Originally Posted by STUDE55DOG
Tom, would blue locktite be ok as a thread sealant or is there something you would prefer. Thanks.
All that's needed is a thread sealer to prevent oil from wicking up the threads and staining the intake manifold. If the threads and bolts are spotless, you can use RTV. Or Permatex #2, Permatex Form a Gasket #80018, teflon pipe thread dope, etc.