How to Install Oil Seals in Lip Direction?

Answer Oil seals, also known as metal-clad seals, are directional. If you install one incorrectly, oil will bypass the seal. Some seals have a garter spring behind their sealing area. This spring keeps te... Read More »

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How to Install Fork Seals?

Motorcycle fork seals serve an important function in maintaining the suspension of the front end of the motorcycle. The seal holds the fork oil inside the fork tube and keeps it from leaking out. T... Read More »

How to Install Rubber Seals?

Rubber seals are used in numerous places all over your engine, and come in many different forms. The areas between an accessory and the engine block, fuel lines, hoses and body parts all use rubber... Read More »

How to Install Hub Seals on a Ford F350?

The front axle on a Ford F-350 has a set of hubs on the front axle shafts. These hubs help hold the axle oil inside the axle tubing through the axle seals. Should the axle seals wear down, then you... Read More »

How to Install Intake Manifold Seals?

The intake manifold seal on your vehicle improves engine efficiency by preventing the improper mixing of coolant and fuel. Sometimes the seal can falter due to an oil leak at the front and rear of ... Read More »