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Old 05-30-2013, 12:30 AM
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Originally Posted by subzali View Post
I am replacing the BVSV in my thermostat housing. I think it's a tapered pipe thread. Does it need sealant? The one I pulled out certainly had a bunch goobered on. Teflon tape sufficient? Don't want it to leak after I have refilled the radiator...
No, it does not (or at least the factory doesn't). However I use teflon tape on tapered pipe threads such as that.
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