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D14 Head Gasket
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PeteMcD
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November 2, 2011 - 8:54 am
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Has anyone found a source of the specified thicker 0.050" head gaskets as mentioned in the D14 manual, i.e: "Note that on early D14 models two cylinder head gaskets of 0·025" thickness were fitted. Later these were replaced by a single gasket of 0·050" thickness. Always check the gasket thickness when fitting, as two must be fitted if of the thinner type."

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Bertie
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November 2, 2011 - 11:06 am
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I have always used 2 standard ones. I just need a barrel to fit them to now!

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November 2, 2011 - 5:18 pm
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On my 1968 D14 I use a single gasket and not had problem with that.

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November 2, 2011 - 9:37 pm
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I use a single standard one without problems. My engine is hybrid D7/D14. I use a D14 bottom end and head.

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PeteMcD
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November 5, 2011 - 12:53 am
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Thanks guys, have fitted two standard ones.
Brgds,
Pete

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