How do you clean an axle shaft?

I start by taking the axles out of the wheel. Then, I spray WD-40 on the axleshaft, at the button-side, and in the ball holes at the end of the axle. Just WD-40 them completely and use an old rag to wipe off all the dirt and finally the excess oil. This way the axles are really clean and have a very thin oily coating.

How do you change an oil seal?

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What are symptoms of blown head gasket?

Bad head gasket symptomsWhite smoke coming from the tailpipe.BUBBLING IN THE RADIATOR AND COOLANT RESERVOIR.unexplained coolant loss with no leaks.Milky white coloration in the oil.Engine overheating.

Do you have to drain oil to change head gasket?

Do the oil change after completing the head gasket replacement. the head gasket has been changed. You don’t have to but should drain the sump and cooling system and fit a new oil filter after the repairs .

What should be done with an old gasket?

Others have no gaskets at all and just use sealer. One of the safest ways to remove old gaskets is to spray them with aerosol gasket remover. Give the chemical time to work (usually about 20 minutes), then carefully scrape away the gasket residue with a scraper tool (not a screwdriver) or razor blade.

What is the best gasket remover?

Bestselling gasket removers on AmazonPermatex 80645 Low VOC Gasket Remover, 4 oz.Genuine Ford Fluid ZC-30-A Silicone Gasket Remover – 12 oz.Suzuki ECSTAR 3.B Silicone Gasket SP-3K 990A0-.Permatex 80645 Low VOC Gasket Remover.

How do you remove a stubborn gasket?

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