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Question Head gasket orientation

Is the top of the head gasket the side with or without the serial numbers etc. I scoured the 6.0 bible but couldn't come up with which way is up. Awaiting to instal heads but need to know which way is up.
Sure don't want to make a dumb mistake now.


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I think you can only install them 1 way with all the holes lining up correctly.

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I think you can only install them 1 way with all the holes lining up correctly.
Yes your right!!!!! I tried to turn it over and they didn't line up. Thanks for the prod Feel a little dumb at the moment.....


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lol I was the same way trying to put on my intake gaskets until I stepped back and tried to flip it over. Its all good we all do it sometimes.

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