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Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Frozen hell of the north
I Ride: 97k '07 ZZR600, 2014 Ninja 300, 37k 89 FZR400 racebike, 56k 06 ZX6R track only, 21k 97 ZX6R F model
Can't may be a strong word on this....but since they are copper crush gaskets I never do, and wouldn't risk it for the cost of the gaskets vs the time involved to have to redo your work later.
Motorsport.com $130 free 3-day shipping. Done.
Given its not a moving part, but because of low torque mating aluminum surfaces...
The one is on eBay. Dude has legit feedback. But if something happens I'm fucked. Extra $45. I'm cool with that.
So I can't reuse exhaust gasket?
If it were one of the non crush type gaskets (yamaha) then sure reuse a bajillion times....
definitely new pan gasket
woohoo we are having fun now
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