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Hypermax head gaskets?

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Curious if anybody has used these gaskets and how they’ve held up good or bad. I know a lot of people are sticking with the Ford stock gaskets. The shop I’m thinking of doing my head gaskets is a pretty reputable diesel performance shop in my area and they use the Hypermax gaskets and swear by them, claims they’ve done over a 100 head gasket installs with not a problem.
Any good, bad or ugly experiences from personal experience out there on the Hypermax gaskets?
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They're good gaskets, just expensive. OEM gaskets do a good job and are cheap by comparison.

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They're good gaskets, just expensive. OEM gaskets do a good job and are cheap by comparison.
Agreed they are more expensive, but not as expensive doing it twice.
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RRSA, give me a call I can help you with some gaskets.
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I'm confused, on their website it says if you run over 550 hp they will blow. Aren't there many guys on here running over that to the wheels? What gaskets are you using?

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The hypermax 6.0 gaskets are designed solely for stock trucks.

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I run stock gaskets with my compounded truck with no problems

also getting ready to put this trucks motor back togeather with stock gaskets and looking for over 1000hp....




in other words stock gaskets FTW


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The hypermax 6.0 gaskets are designed solely for stock trucks.
Humm... It looks like they are more expensive than Ford gaskets, so why would anyone buy these?

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Got any videos of that Ranger?? That thing is sweet!

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Got any videos of that Ranger?? That thing is sweet!
Go on youtube and search deranged. Its a work in progress.

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