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October 23, 2011, 9:08 am

John S
 

Question: Head Gaskets

Is it a good idea to put Steel Seal into the radiator to prevent Head Gaskets from blowing?


October 25, 2011, 7:13 pm

Ron W
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No. that product (and others like it) do seal radiator systems, but are at most a short term fix for a leak. And if you do need to pull the head, that stuff welds itself to the iron which makes repairing it very difficult.


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