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Re: Tools for B manifold to downpipe flange

To: Scott Gardner <>
Subject: Re: Tools for B manifold to downpipe flange
From: Charles & Peggy Robinson <>
Date: Tue, 14 Apr 1998 22:16:28 -0700
Scott Gardner wrote:

> >
> I'd like to add my experience.  About two weeks ago, I replaced
> everything from the downpipe back.  The best advice I can give you is
> to loosen the manifold from the cylinder head.  There are one or two
> of the manifold-to-downpipe bolts that are are bear to get to past
> the oil pan, even with the universal socket.  They're MUCH easier
> with the manifold pulled away from the head.
> Scott

  That's fine if you have a new manifold gasket handy.  I'd never count
on the old one sealing back up.
  Charley Robinson
  Kerrville, TX, USA
  NAMGBR  8-3530
  `69 B Roadster

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