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post #8 of Old 05-20-2009
1977 Morgan OI 30
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I just paid to have mine done. Next time I do it myself. The mechanic who did it does it quite often and said he used teflon packing which should be good for 5 years. I'm guessing/hoping its the Gore GFO that was mentioned. The original price was sky high and when I complained the owner of the company justified the price by stating "no body wants to do them"??....well he adjusted the price, and "I" want to do them now.

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