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Old 10-13-2003, 07:50 PM
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Question What else to do?

I'm going to replace the valve cover gaskets because they're leaking a little on my 114k 1988 560SL. Should I be doing anything else while they're off? Thanks
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Old 10-13-2003, 10:13 PM
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order the little valve cover washers. Also check your timing chain stretch and the guide rails while the covers are off.
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Old 10-14-2003, 03:57 AM
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Check the condition of or outright replace the plastic fittings along the camshaft lubrication line.

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