The Mothership Maintenance Log #211


Look what I found out in my garage this morning!
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I reluctantly delayed my drive into work to install the new seals. Valve cover off:
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The old seals (which I KNEW were trouble) had fallen entirely out of their sockets in the cover, and were resting on the cam rocker arms.
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Cheap garbage :???:
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I didn’t know which direction the new seals went, so I looked it up. Here it is:
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I replaced the spark plug seals, the valve cover bolt seals, and the valve cover gasket. Which is to say I used the whole felpro kit.
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Back together!

As an aside, I’m a little sad (happy?) to notice that the civic is making more power now. I think it’s been dealing with this oil-ignition-coil issue for a while at least :roll:
–ctag