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Old 03-24-2006, 03:09 PM   #1
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hey all

i am just wondering what everyone is using to seal their carb area's.

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Old 03-24-2006, 06:48 PM   #2
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a real light thin bead of orange rtv silicone ..

at the way top of the carb ..

i use a tooth pick to apply it ..

make less of a mess
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Yep, orange sensorsafe RTV from the auto store. Good stuff and cheap. I seal the backplate, under the carb, and top/bottom of the fuel nipple (banjo fitting) on the carb. Like said above just very thin bead and apply with a toothpick.
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