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post #1 of 6 Old 03-09-2007, 06:29 AM Thread Starter
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I am going to be replacing my Glow plugs, and I am wondering if the valve cover gaskets are reusable?? And if not where is the best place to get the replacements??
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depends on how they look i know some people do reuse them

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Technically they are called reusable gaskets, but if you can afford them, go ahead and change 'em out.

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ford tech told be the gaskets are reusable unless the built in harness for the injectors or glow plugs ( cant remember which one ) is bad or melted other than that they should be reuseable
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Front axle bushings

I took a look at the front end and the top shackle bushing are toast. Is there someplace other than the dealer parts department?


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Napa should be able to get them

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