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Cam Swap Gaskets

This is a discussion on Cam Swap Gaskets within the Internal Engine forums, part of the LSx Technical Help Section category; Which Gaskets need to be replaced when doing the swap? just a cam swap not heads...

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    Cam Swap Gaskets

    Which Gaskets need to be replaced when doing the swap?

    just a cam swap not heads
    Last edited by ls1wallen; 01-01-2011 at 11:04 PM.

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    Timing Cover Gasket, Timing Cover Seal, Water Pump Gasket and you should probably replace the Harmonic Balancer Bolt too.

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    What he said^^. Valve cover gaskets are reusable.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 98TransAmWs-6 View Post
    Timing Cover Gasket, Timing Cover Seal, Water Pump Gasket and you should probably replace the Harmonic Balancer Bolt too.
    More commonly referred to as a "Front Main Seal".

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