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The lower bolt that holds the gearbox casing to the transfer box is weeping EP90 on my LT230. Will PTFE tape put up with the temperatures and oil if i put this round the bolt to seal the thread or would i be better smearing the thread in instant gasket before i tighten it up?

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As Plumbers use PTFE tape on pipes and the likes for hot and cold water I'm guessing it should be ok.

That said I think I would try the PTFE tape first anyway and see how it holds up before using instant gasket.

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