No, don't use Permatex on the valve cover gasket, it is not needed and will
only glob out from underneath making the motor look like it had been in a
Use a cork gasket and make sure you put a little oil on both sides of it before
you install it.
Tighten it down to the proper torque and you are good to go.
On Tue, 7 Sep 1999 19:34:21 Miles E Vaughan wrote:
>this may be a dumb question, but I am putting a new valve cover gasket on
>my B. My hanes just says "refit the rocker cover...". But do I need to
>put any RTV stuff on the gasket at certains points ( I had to put a dab
>at each coner of the valve gasket on my old H***a C*v*c).
>"I try to think But nuthin' happens."
> -- Curly Howard (the stooge)
> The MG Filling Station
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