valve cover gaskets

Go down

valve cover gaskets Empty valve cover gaskets

Post  o henry on June 12th 2019, 9:59 am

what valve cover gaskets you guys using when taking off covers multiple times when adjusting valves that does not not squeeze out (rubber) or crack (cork). i only snug them up then snug up more when they leak ?.

o henry

Posts : 26
Join date : 2012-06-07
Age : 60
Location : rayland ohio

Back to top Go down

valve cover gaskets Empty Re: valve cover gaskets

Post  rmcomprandy on June 12th 2019, 10:39 am

o henry wrote:what valve cover gaskets you guys using   when taking off covers multiple times when adjusting valves that does not not squeeze out (rubber) or crack (cork).  i only snug them up then snug up more when they leak ?.  

I use the O.E.M. silicone coated steel gaskets from a later model F.I. engine. They require FLAT valve cover rails and covers.

rmcomprandy

Posts : 5468
Join date : 2008-12-02
Location : Roseville, Michigan

http://www.rmcompetition.com

Back to top Go down

valve cover gaskets Empty Re: valve cover gaskets

Post  Lem Evans on June 12th 2019, 10:59 am

o henry wrote:what valve cover gaskets you guys using   when taking off covers multiple times when adjusting valves that does not not squeeze out (rubber) or crack (cork).  i only snug them up then snug up more when they leak ?.  

The Cometic are as tough as I have seen.

Lem Evans

Posts : 7298
Join date : 2008-12-03
Location : Livermore , Ky

http://bfevansraceparts.com

Back to top Go down

valve cover gaskets Empty Re: valve cover gaskets

Post  cool40 on June 12th 2019, 8:46 pm

Cometic are the best I’ve ever used! Probably been off 50-75 times and still no problems. They’re a little hard and don’t like swapping around or they’ll leak till seated back in. 😎
cool40
cool40
BBF CONTRIBUTOR
BBF CONTRIBUTOR

Posts : 7219
Join date : 2009-08-31
Age : 48
Location : on the 1/8 mile dyno

Back to top Go down

valve cover gaskets Empty Re: valve cover gaskets

Post  Mark Miller on June 12th 2019, 10:45 pm

I've had pretty good luck with the Cork Rubber Fel-Pro's FWIW!!

Mark Miller

Posts : 1478
Join date : 2009-09-01

Back to top Go down

valve cover gaskets Empty Re: valve cover gaskets

Post  kjett on June 13th 2019, 8:58 am

I've had good luck with the blue silicone, steel cored ones from Moroso. Take them off often to check lash and no leaks
kjett
kjett

Posts : 1165
Join date : 2009-09-15
Location : Virginia

Back to top Go down

valve cover gaskets Empty Re: valve cover gaskets

Post  away on June 13th 2019, 10:57 am

https://www.jegs.com/i/Moroso/710/93065/10002/-1

Yelp Moroso is the ones I use.
away
away

Posts : 264
Join date : 2009-10-08
Age : 41
Location : Harrodsburg KY

Back to top Go down

Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum