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howellmail1
jeff howell
Birmingham, AL
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Registered:
08/19/2015 07:54PM

Main British Car:
1963 MGB Buick 215

215 Front Timing Cover Seal
Posted by: howellmail1
Date: March 15, 2017 09:58AM

Does anyone have a number for the neoprene replacement seal for the rope seal for the timing chain cover? I had a neoprene one installed but is leaked really bad and I did not have a number for the replacement. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated as I have mine apart trying to find a seal.


mgb260
Jim Nichols
Sequim,WA
(1712 posts)

Registered:
02/29/2008 08:29PM

Main British Car:
1973 MGB roadster 260 Ford V8

Re: 215 Front Timing Cover Seal
Posted by: mgb260
Date: March 16, 2017 07:48AM

Jeff, Take your old seal or front cover to the auto parts store and compare to the 75-80 231 Buick V6 seal. The front cover has to come off to install from back side. D&D or T/A also have a replacement seal.


tr8todd
Todd Kishbach

(311 posts)

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12/04/2009 07:42AM

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Re: 215 Front Timing Cover Seal
Posted by: tr8todd
Date: March 16, 2017 08:03AM

D&D wants $20 for that seal. It comes in the kit for late 70s Buick V6 timing cover gasket kit. Entire kit is $10 at the local autopepzone. Just tell them 78 Regal because as soon as you say Buick V6, their head is going to implode.


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