Timing Cover Gaskets


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hummbird
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Timing Cover Gaskets

Post by hummbird » Fri Nov 02, 2018 7:54 am



where can i buy Honda cover gaskets ( 11831-371-010 and 11832-371-010 ) i can find aftermarket ones but not Honda ones, Do these need replaced very often ? i dont have mine off yet to see the condition of the gaskets but they look ok. i read the aftermarket gaskets are no good , what are your thoughts ? thank you again



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Re: Timing Cover Gaskets

Post by redbug » Fri Nov 02, 2018 8:33 am

Randaks has those gaskets, 3 months ago when I purchased them from him. Look fine ,fit fine ,all fine. Hope this helps .
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Re: Timing Cover Gaskets

Post by DaveO430 » Fri Nov 02, 2018 7:27 pm

I used chrome plastic car door edge molding on one, looked pretty nice. They are not something that has to be leek proof.

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Re: Timing Cover Gaskets

Post by dingdong » Sat Nov 03, 2018 8:49 am

There is no reason not to use aftermarket seals there. Not critical at all. I have had aftermarkets on my 76 for 13 years.


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