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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old Jul 21st, 09, 02:31 PM Thread Starter
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simple question guys, but its been 25 years since i did this..feels good to get back to turning wrenches though. when i screw the fittings back into the carb where the fuel line connects, what do i use to prevent leaking?
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simple question guys, but its been 25 years since i did this..feels good to get back to turning wrenches though. when i screw the fittings back into the carb where the fuel line connects, what do i use to prevent leaking?
What kind of carb?

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Re: carb question

barry grant double pump/mech secondaries
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old Jul 21st, 09, 07:57 PM
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Re: carb question

I don't know about the BG's (ah ah ah ah stayin' alive) but if your lines have a flare on the end there should be no sealant necessary.

If you do need sealant anywhere else in the fuel system (pump fitting maybe), use Permatex #2 as it remains pliable and is fuel-proof.

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