35th Anniversary Thunderbird Registry

SuperCharger Air Leaks

      

The supercharger can develop air leaks at the points shown in the picture above. If this happens, you can get irratic idle and poor performance. Ford made a teflon seal kit to seal these connections. Many owners have used silicone sealer. I have used Yamabond exhaust sealer with good success. A gasket kit is also available if desired that can be reused to seal the connections.



This teflon gasket kit was designed by and can be obtained from SCCoA member,
tbird88. I am not aware of any other gasket kits such as this one.

The Ford seal tape, if that is what you desire, can be obtained from Super Coupe Performance. I am not aware of anyone else who sells just the tape.
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