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Old 08-26-2002, 10:00 AM
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Which head gasket should I use and how should it be installed with waht type of sealer if any. I've got a gasket set from Fel-Pro will the head gasket in the kit be ok. I don't want anything to go wrong.

The motor is a 350 bored .030, flat top pistons vortec heads, alum intake, carb and so on, approximately 330 hp, daily driver.

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Clean and dry, the gasket in your FelPro kit is fine. Torque heads carefully as per spec. re-check after cam break-in and engine has cooled.
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Thats what I thought but i've herd of others using spray sealer or even painting gaskets with a copper coating.
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