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Do I use hard-setting or non-hardening gasket sealant on my solenoid gasket?

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  • brdgtrmbrt Jul 11, 2010

    I am replacing my transmission shift solenoid on my 2002 Dodge Neon SE 4 cyl. automatic. I would like to know if I should use hard-setting or non-hardening gasket sealant when installing my new solenoid and gasket.

  • brdgtrmbrt Jul 11, 2010

    Thank you very much !!! You have helped a ton!!!

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Hi! May I know what solenoid are you referring too. Is it the transmission? Hope to know more. Thanks!

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  • brdgtrmbrt Jul 11, 2010

    This is the transmission solenoid.

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    dj_relly999 Jul 11, 2010

    Use hard setting gasket. You dont want this solenoid moving. Hope this helps and have a good one!

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According to the chilton repair manual It says to use hard-setting sealant on the gasket. If you do not have the repair manual it would be a good idea to buy one for the 20.00 dollars so if you have anymore repairs you can look it up right then.

Good Luck and please accept answer.

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    Jyackle5 Jul 11, 2010

    You are welcome. Can you please accept the answer then.



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