Author Topic: Leaking valve covers  (Read 199 times)

Offline Mrbill

Leaking valve covers
« on: June 11, 2019, 05:06:34 PM »
What’s the trick to stopping valve covers from leaking?

Offline leshoman

Re: Leaking valve covers
« Reply #1 on: June 12, 2019, 06:25:01 AM »
I used 3/16” thick cork gasket material and siliconed gasket to valve cover and wiped clean engine head side then applied light coat oil and put them in place.  make sure surfaces are flat and smooth
Les Homan

Offline Mrbill

Re: Leaking valve covers
« Reply #2 on: June 12, 2019, 03:17:59 PM »
Thanks Les!

Offline Mrbill

Re: Leaking valve covers
« Reply #3 on: June 24, 2019, 10:12:45 AM »
What kind of Silicone do you use?  Mine are still leaking.