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 Post subject: Ed fairmont, head gasket thoughts
Posted: Tue Feb 04, 2014 7:28 pm 
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In the process of doing a engine up and while its out i want to do the head gasket.

I'm thinking of using a au metal gasket, but unsure at this stage if i want to spend the money.

What have others used?
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 Post subject: Re: Ed fairmont, head gasket thoughts
Posted: Tue Feb 04, 2014 7:33 pm 
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id used the au mls. wont have any issues later on as long as the block is prepared properly

 

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 Post subject: Re: Ed fairmont, head gasket thoughts
Posted: Tue Feb 04, 2014 7:59 pm 
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Yeah i'm leaning more towards mls gasket the more i read, I'm using one on my xg xr6 as it will be turbo'd but hadnt really made my mind up for the fairmont cos its a every day run around car.

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 Post subject: Re: Ed fairmont, head gasket thoughts
Posted: Tue Feb 04, 2014 8:44 pm 
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The gasket is only part of the issue. You'll also need new head bolts?

 

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