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Coolant leaking from head bolt, will thread sealer help this?

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Better check the O-rings.

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Yep, just thought of that. dang it.
lol

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Polaris did use some sealer on the head bolts on the Liberty big blocks. Wouldn't hurt to add a little and then retorque the bolts after the sealer sets. I used a bit of RTV on mine...

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I know when I do head gaskets on a car I always use thread sealer. Heading back to his place tomorrow to it it up for him.

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