Removal & Installation
Remove or disconnect the following:
NOTEThe lower intake manifold is sealed at each corner with sealer. To break the seal it may be necessary to pry on the front of the intake manifold with a prybar. If it is necessary, use care to prevent damage to the machined surfaces.
Thoroughly clean all gasket mating surfaces.
NOTEWhen using silicone rubber sealer, assembly must occur within 5 minutes after sealer application. After this time, the sealer may start to set up and its sealing effectiveness may be reduced.
Install or connect the following:
Apply a 3mm bead of RTV silicone sealer at each corner where the cylinder head joins the engine block
- Fill and bleed the cooling system.
- Start the engine and check for leaks.