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#1 Doohickey

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Posted 10 June 2012 - 09:54 AM

Before i take mines off my MK1 1.6 focus zetec, does it have a gasket ?

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Posted 10 June 2012 - 10:48 AM

Should have a rubber seal rather than a gasket. The seal should be renewed on refitting. The IACV bolts are tightened to 10nm.

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Posted 10 June 2012 - 11:21 AM

Many thanks

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Posted 12 June 2012 - 11:37 AM

Contacted Ford dealership they say the dont sell the seal, Can i re-use the one i take off to clean the IACV?

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Posted 12 June 2012 - 04:39 PM

its a silicone type gasket/seal so providing its not damaged you should be able to reuse no problem

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Posted 12 June 2012 - 07:58 PM

That makes life simpler,cheers

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