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Volvo Alternative flange sealants Permatex Loctite 51813 51817 Volvo 30644517

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Re: Volvo Alternative flange sealants Permatex Loctite 51813 51817 Volvo 30644517

Post by ThommyKent » Fri Jan 03, 2020 2:56 pm

If you want to or have to use a bead, I load it into a baby medicine syringe for better control.https://www.amazon.com/Calibrated-Medic ... B000VCF6FG

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Re: Volvo Alternative flange sealants Permatex Loctite 51813 51817 Volvo 30644517

Post by subzerocarfanatic » Fri Jan 03, 2020 3:21 pm

So how long does it take to cure before use under room temperature, I live in norther NM and it is a bit colder here ( currently 39*) though my car is stored in a closed garage.

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Re: Volvo Alternative flange sealants Permatex Loctite 51813 51817 Volvo 30644517

Post by abscate » Fri Jan 03, 2020 4:20 pm

There’s discussion of this in a recent thread in Smacnab S70 cylinder head job
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