Oil Pump Gasket

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My tercel:: '84 Tercel4wd w/extensive mods
Location: Arlington WA USA

Re: Oil Pump Gasket

Post by Petros » Sun Apr 12, 2020 11:30 pm

yes, I always apply sealant to the outside of all seals, it makes sure they stay in place. grease on the seal lip is also critical so a dry start does not destroy the new seal in seconds.
'87 Tercel 4wd SR5 (current engine swap project)
'84 Tercel 4wd (daily driver, with on going mods)
'92 Mazda MPV 4wd (wife's daily driver)
'85 Tercel 4wd DLX auto(daughter's daily driver)
'01 Honda Civic (other daughter's daily driver)

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