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melle
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United Kingdom
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Posted - 13 Oct 2014 :  15:02:46 Show Profile Visit melle's Homepage Reply with Quote
I see what you mean, there's indeed not much that can be done there in terms of adding material apart from decreasing the bore. But a bigger bore is usually one of the reasons for applying copper gaskets...

Have you used the exhaust gaskets as well? I'm using them on my 96 and I'm very satisfied with the result.
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Originally posted by StefanM
They hare to hard to compress
I believe you can't compress copper, only displace it.

1970 96V4 "The Devil's Own V4"
1977 95V4 van conversion project
1988 900i 8V
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Tristared
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United Kingdom
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Posted - 13 Oct 2014 :  16:49:13 Show Profile Reply with Quote
Ha!

Yes - I have, now they are very good.
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