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Old 07-16-2006, 03:38 PM   #1
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On the Series 2 motors there is a thin metal gasket between the rear manifold and top of the downpipe. One side of the gasket has a crush-type ridge that seals when you tighten down the connecting nuts. My question: does the crush ridge face the manifold or the downpipe when installing?

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I'm not sure it matters, but I think I remember Tim saying the crushridge part usually goes towards the mani.
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That'* good, because we ended up putting the crush ridge on the manifold side. Thanks Todd!
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Ben..looking at my old one.. it seems a forward facing crush was the right way.
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