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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old Sep 18th, 03, 04:58 PM Thread Starter
 
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My seal to hood has some kind of cloth tape and it came apart is that all that keeps it together or am i supposed to glue the seal to the flange?
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old Sep 19th, 03, 02:00 AM
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You might try to find a good self-vulcanizing inner tube patch kit to fix that seal. Try a high end bicycle shop.

As for the flange to seal attachment, the factory used no adhesive but it is not a bad idea IMHO. If the seal were to come apart or fall off, it could end up on the exhaust manifold and cause a fire or at the least a nasty mess to deal with. Just one man's opinion.

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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old Sep 19th, 03, 10:57 AM Thread Starter
 
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I think I will just glue it to the flange
Thanks Mark
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