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    Has anyone done one recently with the one piece rubber gasket? I'm sure I have a handle on it, but I want to know if any of you have any tips?

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    Never done it on a Jeep, but I found the step-by-step and tourque specs for '97 TJ with 4.0 in the FSM. If you need the four banger info, just let me know.
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    I did mine a couple of years ago in conjunction with the rear main seal. Evenything is still holding. I used a light coat of RTV grey (and the rubber gasket) for my sealer. The only thing I would've done extra is, I would have installed a hi-volume oil pump.

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    Thanks for the info! Jacon where did you find that info? Might be a good place to start for other things.

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    I was doing some research because I've heard while you have OP off you should tackle the rear main as preventitive mx. I found this article while searching for it.

    http://dailydriventj.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=811

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    X2 on the RTV! You definitely need it!
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    What a freakin PITA! Next time which could be 5 mins after I pour the oil in, I will take the exhaust out all together. Not an easy task with the POS in the way. I went from OP & Gasket to Rear main too. 8)

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