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Posted: Mon Jun 12, 2006 2:35 pm 
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my rocker cover, where is connects to the actual engine itself looks to be actually glued together with silicon or something like that....is this normal? or is it jus some dodgy repair job?
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Posted: Mon Jun 12, 2006 5:00 pm 
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There should also be a gasket - but yeah, the silicone is normal.
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Posted: Mon Jun 12, 2006 5:15 pm 
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I'd go for a dodgy repair job. Silicon is not good for engines, as it tends to block oil galleries/ pump pick-up filters.
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Posted: Mon Jun 12, 2006 5:28 pm 
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What colour is it?
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Posted: Mon Jun 12, 2006 5:54 pm 
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its like a creamy white-ish colour....it looks like silicon, im jus not sure y it would be there..
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Posted: Mon Jun 12, 2006 6:08 pm 
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Most likely gasket sealant if your really worried buy a rubberised gasket(not cork) and replace it! easy.

 

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