View Full Version : muffler connector/gasket
01-24-2007, 02:04 PM
I bought a new D&D slip-on a few days ago, but I'm having a hell of a time trying to get the midpipe through the muffler connector/gasket. I was wonder if anyone else has came across the same problem? Any tips or advise?
01-24-2007, 04:15 PM
All the slip ons from what I have seen are a tight fit. Just take your time and wiggle it on. I would put the mid-pipe on first and you may want to use a rubber mallet to help get it seated. Then put the canister on.
01-24-2007, 04:48 PM
I put my mid pipe in a bucket of ice water, let it contract, then put it in, helped a little.....
01-24-2007, 10:03 PM
Yup, it is a tight fit. ALso you might want to use some high temp rv sealant for where you connect the can as it tends to not seal 100% there. Cheap stuff available and any autp parts store.
01-25-2007, 08:19 PM
Thanks for the tips...I'm gonna try the bucket of ice and maybe a real thin coat of grease on the inside of that gasket. I have some high temp silicone that I'll use for up around the can.
01-27-2007, 02:20 AM
the ice water w/ the grease worked well :)
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