Instructions

Permatex

Permatex® Anaerobic Flange Sealant

Overview

Flexible, gasketing material for use on rigid machined flanges with less than .015" gap. OEM approved – use where OE’s specify “anaerobic” gasket (cures in the absence of air). Withstands temperatures to 300°F (149°C). Eliminates preformed, pre-cut, paper, rubber and cork gaskets. Flexes with flanges that move in service.



Application

Automobile

Suggested Applications: Water pumps, thermostat housings, transmission pans, transmission case covers, engine cases, timing covers, and transaxle casings.



Instruction

TO MAKE A GASKET:



  1. Clean both flange surfaces. Remove paint, dirt, grease or old gasket completely.

  2. Spray Permatex® Surface Prep™ activator on one surface only. Allow to dry 1-2 minutes.

  3. Apply a continuous bead of sealant to the unprimed surface.

  4. Assemble mating surfaces with minimal lateral movement. Excess sealant can be wiped awaywith a cloth and shop solvent.


TO DRESS A GASKET:



  1. Clean both flange surfaces. Remove paint, dirt, grease or old gasket completely.

  2. Spray Permatex® Surface Prep™ activator to both flange surfaces. Allow to dry 1-2 minutes.

  3. Completely cover both sides of the precut gasket with sealant.

  4. Place coated gasket on flange, and assemble mating surfaces with minimal lateral movement.


US Part NumberCanada Part NumberContainer SizePack
515315155050 ml tube10