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Old 02-25-2010, 09:27 AM
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Great write up.

So why not use RTV alone instead of the roofing caulk?

Did you say NOT to use any RTV around the actual housing? I'm sure in a perfect world that might work but the fact is that the gasket failed..... so it needs some help imho.... same as the thermostat housing gasket which fails as well and is of the same type and design...CANNOT see how it would hurt to seal both sides of the gasket itself and the outer edge of the housing.....

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