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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old May 26th, 15, 07:28 PM Thread Starter
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Question Oil leak

Has anyone found a sealant or 2 part epoxy to use where the oil pan and timing cover meet on a small block chevy?
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old May 26th, 15, 07:43 PM
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Re: Oil leak

I use RV sealer. Never had any problems.

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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old May 26th, 15, 09:29 PM
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Re: Oil leak

This is what I have use on the rear main seal and on the timing chain cover and oil pan. Permatex Ultra Black Maximum Oil Resistance RTV Silicone Gasket Maker. I also use it on the front and back of the intake manifold. http://www.permatex.com/products-2/p...sealant-detail
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Re: Oil leak

In order for RTV to seal, both surfaces should be cleaned with BraKleen® or lacquer thinner.
Got to have a dry surface for adhesion.

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