New gt5 motor ring on head causes huge gap!!

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Custom Builder / Dealer/Los Angeles
Mar 20, 2008
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That ring is a 'crush seal'... It's common on most of these 2-stroke engines.
It creates a seal into the head gasket. Be sure to always torque the head to spec! (The Shark head can go to 15 ft/lbs).
 
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