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ant6768

 I plan to remove my rocker cover camshaft cover from my afh engine to paint

 Does anybody know its it juat unblots and replqce the seal on refit ? Or does the cover hold any down underneath it ? Thanks 

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kwijibo_coupe

Yup, simple case of undo all the bolts and remove.

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mbusby993

Worth noting that the gaskets are a pain if you’re planning on removing and replacing. If I remember right, they’re a “one piece” sort of thing with the cam cover? A lot of people have used sealant successfully...

 

Doing some digging shows these as the part numbers if you want to try and ring VW and get some new gaskets...

 

036 103 483 D

036 103 483 G

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ant6768

 Thanks for your help guys I do not need to do the head gasket just remove the cam cover  to paint it  thanks again 

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mbusby993
6 minutes ago, ant6768 said:

 Thanks for your help guys I do not need to do the head gasket just remove the cam cover  to paint it  thanks again 

 

I meant the cam cover gasket mate, if it isn’t sealed properly on refitting you’ll leak oil out of the cam cover...

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ant6768

Oh ok thanks mate 

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