Valve Stem Seals

Most modern day vehicles are powered by an overhead cam engine which consists of cylinders, valves, shafts, guides and many other smaller parts. Valve stem seals are one of the smaller parts to the engine. Valve stem seals are important because they improve engine operation and the emissions quality in engines that are in heavy […]

Axle Seals

A worn out or broken axle seal will need to be replaced immediately. To identify damage to the axle seal you will just have to look at where your vehicle was parked each day. A damaged axle seal will cause a minor oil leak which will accumulate more and more every single day. The oil […]

Engine Oil Seals

Two of the most important seals in an internal combustion engine are the front and rear engine oil seal. They are also known by other names, such as crankshaft seal and transmission seal. They keep the engine oil from leaking out of the crankcase and prevent contaminants from entering the engine. They are made from […]

Wheel Bearing Seals

The wheel bearings support two very important jobs for a vehicle's suspension. They allow wheels to rotate with minimal friction as well as support the weight of the vehicle on top of them while in use. To function correctly, the bearings must remain in near perfect condition and no leaks or contaminants must occur. This […]

Rear Transmission Seal

If there is one word that most people do not want to hear on a trip to the mechanic, that word is "transmission." We rely on our cars from everything from getting to work to getting the groceries and when that car is down for the count, as it often is when there is transmission […]

Rear Main Seals

The rear main seal is a synthetic rubber ring that stops engine oil from leaking out of the rear crankshaft bearing. Like all engine seals, it is subjected to high temperatures and vibrations that will eventually cause it to fail. Oil leaks around the area between the engine and transmission are usually a sign that […]

Head Gasket

The head gasket is the largest seal in the car engine. It seals the joint between the engine block and the cylinder head, keeping dozens of cylinders and channels from leaking into each other. A gasket failure, often called a gasket blowout, is usually caused by the failure of another component that causes the engine […]

Front Pinion Seal

There are a few places in the rear axle of your truck that could be experiencing leaks. The first place to look is the front pinion seal which is typically the reason for any leaks in this area. When you are looking for leaks, it is helpful to clean the area completely and then look […]

Tailgate Seals

The tailgate seal on your truck plays an important role. It is the one barrier between dust and water and everything that is contained in the back of the truck. If you are storing items in the back of your truck, you should check the seal to make sure that it is in good shape […]

Rear Axle Seals

The rear axle seals are large rings that stop the oil inside the rear axle housing from leaking out. There is one seal for each rear wheel, located just in front of the axle bearing. The seals are long lasting but they can fail if worn bearings allow the shafts to deform them. Another cause […]

Rear Main Seal

If you have ever been told that you need to replace your rear main seal and then told how much it would cost, you may still be suffering from sticker shock. If you don't know, the rear main seal is essentially a large rubber seal that fits between the engine and the transmission. The purpose […]