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    Battery compartment sealant

    Hello Rennteam,

    Looking for help ID-ing a sealant used in the battery compartment of my 997.1. Long story short the battery blew at some point while on a tender. Removed battery and neutralized/cleaned up what I could. There’s a metal bracket in front of the battery I removed to get it cleaned up and in addition to two screws it was adhered with a black sticky caulk like sealant. Want to reapply as I piece it back together but can’t find the part in parts diagrams nor the sealant type. Car guy I know thinks it’s a Permatex black adhesive caulk. Maybe that’s similar/same but not sure.. Any knowledge would be appreciated. 
    Before:

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    Front side bracket

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    Thanks again in advance. 


    Re: Battery compartment sealant

    I am not sure what it is exactly but Permatex makes sense, specially if it does not show up in the parts diagrams. 

    What a blow ! Your cleaning is top notch ! 


    Re: Battery compartment sealant

    Kind words thanks. Under closer inspection you might be less impressed!


     
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