sealant question

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  1. smokybandit

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    Installing new heads on 7.3L diesel, is there any sealant i need to apply on the head gasket before installing the cylinder head ?
     
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    As far as I've always been told, no sealant is needed on Head Gasket.........But let someone smarter than I chime in. LOL!
     
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    I was wondering if the outer area for oil and coolant ports needed sealant
     
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    SB how miles did you put in your work truck this week?

    I seen with the pics you post you don’t baby the truck.
     
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    will slow down the mileage posts to every 5k instead of every 1k miles
     
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    I ran into another snag, trying to find a replacement connection for the fuel rail on the 7.3l cylinder head.
     

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