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Old 01-15-2020, 02:21 PM   #1
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Default 46 u joint clam shell gasket

Quick question,i have a cork clam shell seal in the package for a couple of years and is getting dry and hard to bend,is there a way to soften and make it more bendable? thanks,john
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Old 01-15-2020, 02:26 PM   #2
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Default Re: 46 u joint clam shell gasket

You can soak it in some light oil, should help some.
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Old 01-15-2020, 02:59 PM   #3
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i have some used ATF would that work?
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Old 01-16-2020, 02:37 PM   #4
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Let us know!
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