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post #1 of 4 Old 08-22-2012, 04:39 AM Thread Starter
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06 TJ Exhaust leak

I have a exhaust leak from the 4 bolts coming loose all the time between the headers and the pipe. I will tighten them and in about 100 or so miles come back loose and throw my o2 sensors. I can't double nut the bolts due to clearance at the end of bolts and dont want to weld them. any ideas on how to fix them?

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post #2 of 4 Old 08-22-2012, 06:49 AM
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Red loctite

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would that hold up to that kind of heat?


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post #4 of 4 Old 08-22-2012, 11:18 AM
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Loctite is unlikely to hold up to the heat. Use self-locking nuts or stake them in place after torqueing them down.
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