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I am installing the thermostat on my F150 but it leaks, I done twice already,I know I'm doing something wrong,Is it the gasket before the thermostat or the other way around?

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I'm having the same issue. I had to replace my front cover and I forgot to put in the thermostat. (Wasn't leaking at all). So then I decided to put it back in so I took off the housing and replaced the gasket and put in the thermostat. Now it leaks like no other. I have taken it off several times looking at it and I can't seem to figure it out. I have tried thermostat then gasket and other way around. I tried putting the spring part on the thermostat towards me and then away. Nothing is working. If you have figured it out let me know.

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