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Sealant on 3.6 cam housing & cylinder?

Some differences between the 964 3.6 and the earlier include the cylinder base gasket is a Viton O-ring instead of the copper o-ring, the chain housing to engine case seal is metal, and the chain housing cover seal is plastic.

My question is, should I use a sealant such as Curit-T or Loctite 574 on these seals to prevent leak?

Here is the chain housing and seals.


Here is the cylider and seal.


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they seem to work ok as is, when they're fresh.
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Would the sealant help? Or will it preven the O-rings/seals from working properly?

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