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Fuel Tank thread sealer

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Jim Godlewski
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Fuel Tank thread sealer

Post by Jim Godlewski » Sat Jul 10, 2010 6:12 am

Hello All,
Should I be using some type of thread sealer on the fuel filler neck as well as the fuel line and vent fittings where it is screwed to the tank?
Thanks.
Jim
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Sealer

Post by evansjw44 » Sat Jul 10, 2010 6:21 am

Tank threads shojuld e sealed with Permatex, the soft variety. I think that's Permatex #1. Georges Auto Parts on Harper in SCS.
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Re: Fuel Tank thread sealer

Post by gallagh59 » Thu Oct 04, 2018 1:22 pm

I used EZ TURN FUEL RESISTANT LUBRICANT. USED BY MILITARY ON AIRCRAFT

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