This may be an old question, but I didn't find anything in the archives.
What is the "stuff" on the outside of the timing chain cover? I believe it's
to reduce noise from the chain. Is there a modern alternative? Is it
supposed to be painted the same color as the cover?
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> From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:triumphs-
> email@example.com] On Behalf Of Mark J Bradakis
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> Subject: Re: [TR] Timing Cover Seal
> Ed Oot wrote:
> > Can someone confirm which direction a modern seal goes in the timing
> > cover. Is it correct that the sealing surface with the spring goes
> toward the
> > engine.
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