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in the cam towers there are 5 m20 torx blanking plug bolts made out of brass. below these are dowdy washers, special washers with a pressed in rubber centre seal.

i saw oil lleaking from one of mine yesterday and so took the plug out only to find the rubber had split and come away, after checking the others i found that they are perished also.

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so irang around the parts suppliers only to be told that they are

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And I hope they are not as dowdy as the ones you took off but, instead, are quite attractive.


S4 Elan, Elan +2S, Federal-spec, World Championship Edition S2 Esprit #42, S1 Elise, Excel SE

 

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Hi,

on mine I have found only rubber Orings.., so it's correct for a NA engine or not?

The dowty washers are fitted only on the Turbo engines?

Thanks

Giorgio

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