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GaryM

posted on 30/6/21 at 08:05 PM Reply With Quote
Xflow Oil Pickup sealant

Ford Crossflow.

What sealant should i use where the oil pickup tube enters the block?

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steve m

posted on 30/6/21 at 08:15 PM Reply With Quote
none, its a press in fit





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GaryM

posted on 30/6/21 at 08:23 PM Reply With Quote
Mine doesn’t fit that tightly so I need to seal the gap to stop the oil pump sucking air.
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snapper

posted on 30/6/21 at 09:06 PM Reply With Quote
You can swag the tube for a tighter fit and use locktight





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David Jenkins

posted on 30/6/21 at 09:11 PM Reply With Quote
I sleeved the join on mine, and soft-soldered it. Had to do some thorough cleaning before I started though.





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