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Do I need a New Gasket?

I have to repair one of the bolt hole for the muffler with a helicoil. Does this usually mean the gasket should be replaced or can the old one still do the job if it's still intact?
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If the gasket is still good, use it.
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Use it. Many engines today aren't even using gaskets on their mufflers.

Use Never-Seize on the bolts, exhaust, spark plug, head bolts, flywheel, crank.

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