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Old 07-11-2018, 10:09 AM
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Wow! Thanks guys.

PM coming
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I can send the 270 I've got. send a pm with address.
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Old 07-12-2018, 05:22 PM
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This may be a silly question, but should I use permatex non-hardening gasket sealer on the head gasket? I've read that it should always be put on without any kind of sealer.
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Old 07-13-2018, 08:17 AM
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NO! Head gasket should go on dry. The only thing I would EVER put on a head gasket is copper seal, and that would be for a water cooled engine to keep the threat of leaks down.
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Old 07-14-2018, 01:35 AM
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I checked with the local shop for shims and they want $8 a piece for them. With needing 5 shims, $40 seems a bit ridiculous as that's half a shim kit. I'm hoping someone can hook me up on here for a bit less.
I have about 120 shims here but just postage would cost you more that plain buying those outright.
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Old 07-16-2018, 11:25 AM
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Thanks for the (sort of) offer. I may just have to cave in a buy one from the local shop, but the dude I spoke with on the phone was pretty rude, so I'm resistant to that.



I've gotten shims from Steve and Bob so far. Thanks gents!



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I have about 120 shims here but just postage would cost you more that plain buying those outright.
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Old 07-16-2018, 03:06 PM
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what size do you still need?
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Old 07-16-2018, 03:36 PM
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I just need a 270 or a 275. Either size.



(Ray has a 270 on the way, so I have 4/5 accounted for)

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what size do you still need?
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Old 07-16-2018, 04:03 PM
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I just need a 270 or a 275. Either size.
(Ray has a 270 on the way, so I have 4/5 accounted for)

I have a 270 from a K&L shim kit that I bought, it's not a factory original though,
If that's ok, I'll get out to you in tomorrows mail.
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Old 07-16-2018, 08:01 PM
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That’s alright! I’m sure my local bike shop didn’t have OEM anyway.

That would be amazing! Sorry to have you ship twice

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I have a 270 from a K&L shim kit that I bought, it's not a factory original though,
If that's ok, I'll get out to you in tomorrows mail.
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Old 07-17-2018, 05:18 AM
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Thatís alright! Iím sure my local bike shop didnít have OEM anyway.

That would be amazing! Sorry to have you ship twice
No Problem...It's in the mail.
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