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Old 12-19-2012, 10:25 AM   #881
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Originally Posted by PFFOG View Post
One of the sucky-ist jobs when working on cases is cleaning off the old gaskets, that have welded themselves to the covers/cases.

Go buy a 6" sharpening stone (oil stone) take the case over to the sink or parts cleaner to keep the stone wet and sand away, it melts off the gasket, and flattens the sealing surfaces
When I worked at a gas station the mechanic would take a thermostat housing put some water on the concrete floor, rub the housing back and forth on the floor milling it to a flat clean finish.
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