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Old 09-20-2016, 06:54 PM   #7
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2005 VUE 2.2L
Default Re: high idle RPM after 2.4 manifold swap

Originally Posted by kevin.st56 View Post
Took the manifold off, and i found a crack on the manifold body before it loops around to the head..
YOur new mani has a crack? Jeez, you think you were too rough on in during install or just didn't inspect it well, prior to?..

THere are plastic compatible epox's for just a few bucks at WAlly WOrld, Home Cheepo , Blowes etc...... Dont rush the prep( acetone should clean well) and might want to crosshatch area gently with a razor knife to add some 'tooth' to the surface prior to ...

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