Engine

Which bolts to Permatex on a 6.9 / 7.3 IDI Waterpump?

When you install a waterpump on a 6.9 or 7.3 IDI, you MUST use sealant on the top-two and bottom-two bolts.  Failure to seal these bolts can result in oil and coolant mixing.  See the image below for which bolts need permatex (blue), and also which bolts secure the waterpump and front plate, and their respective lengths.

No warranty. You are responsible for your vehicle. For novelty use only. Not responsible for anything or anyone. Not responsible for damage to your vehicle, you, or anyone or anything.

Copyright 2000-2018 Nick Pisca 0001D LLC