Eos (1F7) V6-3.2L (BUB) (2008)
Cylinder Head Gasket: Service and Repair
Cylinder Head Gasket, Preparing for Installation
Special tools, testers and auxiliary items required
Sealant D 176 501 A1
If only the cover was removed:
Clean old sealing compound from the 3 mm holes in the cylinder head gasket -arrows-.
Fill the 3 mm holes in the cylinder head gasket using sealant D 176 501 A1 and coat the sealing surfaces on the cover using sealant D 176 501 A1.
Install cover immediately.
If the cylinder head seal was replaced:
Place a 2 mm thick sealant bead of sealant D 176 501 A1 as shown -arrows- on to partition of cylinder block / sealing flange.
Immediately place new cylinder head gasket on. Text (replacement part number) must be visible.
Also fill some more sealant D 176 501 A1 into both 3 mm bores in cylinder head seal, which lie on the sealant bead.