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Old 09-21-2009, 08:08 PM   #1 (permalink)
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putting together TC... gasket sealer ?

The TC isn't really apart per se. I took off the driver's side plate (1975 fj40).

Do i need a new gasket, or will some gasket sealer from a tube work just as well? It's not like its a big ticket item, but SOR wants $13 for SH for a 2 gram, $2 part!! So $15 for a $2 gasket just irritates me.

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I save old cereal boxes for when I need to cut out a replacement gasket. Just trace & trim w/ an exacto blade. A hand held hole puncher works quick too. Yeah, it's cheap & , but works good for me in a pinch.
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I save old cereal boxes for when I need to cut out a replacement gasket. Just trace & trim w/ an exacto blade. A hand held hole puncher works quick too. Yeah, it's cheap & , but works good for me in a pinch.
I'll bet ya stop on the interstate and pick up bungie cords........
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I'll bet ya stop on the interstate and pick up bungie cords........
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