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  1. L36 Upper Intake and Intake Gaskets

    I have a 2000 Regal LSE with the L36. It has somewhere around 180,000 miles on it. I'm a poor kid, and I'm looking to make it last for at least another 100k. I'm sure it has never had the upper intake or any of the gaskets replaced. I'm heading off to college here soon, and I'm wondering if I...
  2. Aluminum Framed Gaskets And Sealants/RTV?

    While changing my lower intake gaskets to the aluminum framed, I noticed pitting around the coolant ports. I have also read on the internet that you are not to apply any sealants or rtv to the gaskets or mating surfaces but none of the articles explained why. Does anyone know why? And how bad is...