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Old November 7th, 2019, 08:44 PM   #1
David Claflin
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Default Valve stem seals won't stay seated

Putting a set of twisted wedge heads together. I've got a set of these seals below that I've had for a bit, but were still in the original bag, but having issues where 3 of the seals won't stay seated on the valve guide. I've tapped them down with a deepwell socket, but they still just come right back off. Was wondering if there would be an issue if I put a small dab of RTV on the guide to hold them on?

These are the seals
https://www.summitracing.com/parts/cca-517-16/overview/
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