I replaced the thermostat and the thermostat housing but the thermostat gasket keeps ripping when we screw in the two bolts. I have a jeep grand cherokee 2004

Asked by Sep 12, 2016 at 03:36 PM about the Jeep Cherokee

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Make sure it is the correct gasket, if it is, just the holes bigger before you put it on.

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