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Gasket set

Post by Terry Phillips » Fri Mar 01, 2019 10:47 am

Can someone tell me if the gasket sets for a 1600 single port is the same as the Twin Port motor.



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Re: Gasket set

Post by JonnoDub » Fri Mar 01, 2019 10:51 am

Terry Phillips wrote:Can someone tell me if the gasket sets for a 1600 single port is the same as the Twin Port motor.
When you buy a gasket set it has both the twinport and single port gaskets. AFAIK

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Re: Gasket set

Post by Terry Phillips » Fri Mar 01, 2019 10:55 am

Thanks Jono is R228 a fair price its a decent brand.

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Re: Gasket set

Post by JonnoDub » Fri Mar 01, 2019 10:56 am

Terry Phillips wrote:Thanks Jono is R228 a fair price its a decent brand.
Quite fair

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Re: Gasket set

Post by Terry Phillips » Fri Mar 01, 2019 11:14 am

Power Torque is that brand ok Jono sorry for all the questions.Thanks

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Re: Gasket set

Post by 73type2 » Fri Mar 01, 2019 11:44 am

Are the pushrod tube seals white?

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Re: Gasket set

Post by Terry Phillips » Fri Mar 01, 2019 1:31 pm

I never asked them,are the white ones not so good.

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Re: Gasket set

Post by 73type2 » Fri Mar 01, 2019 2:18 pm

I saw discussions here that the white ones are recommended.

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Re: Gasket set

Post by Tony Z » Fri Mar 01, 2019 9:58 pm

I import white silicon pushrod tube seals, R175 per set
I've had brilliant success with these

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Re: Gasket set

Post by calooker » Mon Mar 04, 2019 7:07 am

Ditto Tony
Got genuine German Elring gasket sets R490.
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Re: Gasket set

Post by Haans » Mon Mar 04, 2019 7:33 am

Calooker,..where did you source this Elring set?,......if I may be so bold.

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Re: Gasket set

Post by 73type2 » Mon Mar 04, 2019 9:21 am

An Elring part number would be nice.

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Re: Gasket set

Post by 73type2 » Mon Mar 04, 2019 9:23 am

Ok I googled it. Elring 009.237 Engine Full Gasket Set for 1600 engines.

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Re: Gasket set

Post by 73type2 » Mon Mar 04, 2019 9:25 am

This is the other one I saw: Elring 111198007ASP Engine Gasket Set with Crank Seal for VW Beetle

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Re: Gasket set

Post by calooker » Mon Mar 04, 2019 10:18 am

Came from Germany via USA, no main seal.
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