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Vavle cover gaskets

So, looks like I need new valve cover gaskets. Dealer is around $500 a piece, and my mechanic said the good ones that he can get are $150 each. Something special with mine, there's a plug and some sort of injector sensor built into it. What are the good ones? What should I stay away from? Any of the site sponsors carry them for a decent price?


While he's in there, I'm also going to have him replace the o-rings on the hpop and turbo pedestal. Might as well, that much is apart. LOL


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i got mine from ford for really cheap? im confused on what part they are quoting 500 dollars does that include install? its actually pretty easy to do yourself..


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International has them for $27.50 your dealer is quoting the entire engine harness and your mechanic is ripping you off. I wouldn't let either one of them touch my truck!!

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I'm thinking about doing it myself, as I also want to clean the air filter, do the ccv mod, and clean out my IC and tubing for it.


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Let me know if you need info on the CCV Mod,

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they should be like $30 bucks a gasket. thats steep.
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