Knowing how to install a PTFE rear main seal is the key to getting a good hold. In this video, Master Technician Rich Kolb of Garage Gurus discusses how to properly install polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) rear main seals on your customer's vehicle.
To avoid leakage and other complications, Rich cautions against the use of lubricants with PTFE rear main seals. You'll also learn the best way to install this style of seal when doing a repair on a customer's car. Count on Garage Gurus to help you get your customer's vehicle repair done right.
The Master Technicians of Garage Gurus have the tips and know-how you need to keep up with the latest techniques in gasket and sealing repair. From on-demand videos and online tech tips to hands-on training courses, you can experience leading-edge automotive training onsite, online or in one of our automotive training centers.
To learn more about gaskets, seals and leak repair, check out these videos from the experts at Garage Gurus:
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