Permatex Black Gasket Makers are specially formulated to combine high flexibilty and heavy duty oil resistance.  Ideal for wide bolt patters.  
TOP JOB APPLICATIONS: Oil Pans, Timing Covers, Transmission Pans, Differential Covers. 

Optimum Series

 

Maximum Oil Resistance and Flexibility

 

The Right Stuff 90 Minute

Fast Return to service & High Oil Resistance and Flexibility

   

The Right Stuff 1 Minute

Fastest Return to service & High Oil Resistance and Flexibility

 

Ultra Series

 

 
High Oil Resistance and Flexibility

Permatex Grey Gasket Makers are specially formulated for high rigidity and torque load.  ideal for high vibration applications and closed bolt patterns 
TOP JOB APPLICATIONS: Valve Cover, Water Pump, Intake Manifold End Seals, Thermostat Housings. 

Optimum  Series

 

 

Maximum Torque and Vibration Resistance

The Right Stuff 90 Minute

Fast Return To Service & High Torque and High Vibration Resistance

 

The Right Stuff 1 Minute

Fastest Return To Service & High Torque and High Vibration Resistance

 

Ultra Series

 

 

Torque and High Vibration Resistance

Permatex Red Gasket Makers are specially formulated for high temperature applications to withstand thermal cycling.  
TOP JOB APPLICATIONS: Header, Exhaust Manifold, Turbocharge, Slip-fit Exhaust.  

Optimum Series

 
Maximum Temperature Up To 750°F

The Right Stuff 90 Minute

Fast Return To Service & Temperature Resistance Up To 650°F


The Right Stuff 1 Minute 

Fastest  Return To Service & Temperature Resistance Up To 650°F

Ultra Series

 

 

High Temperature Resistance Up To 650°F

Each color formulation has a different benefit.  Black is for areas of high flexibility found in modern cars and has the most resistance to oil.  Grey has the highest torque load and rigidity, great for areas with high vibration and closed bolt patterns.  Red is for areas that experience high amounts of thermal cycling, not just high temperatures.  
Still not sure which formula is right?  Check out our Solution Quiz to walk through your job.   LEARN MORE
Optimum is the premium RTV with the increased flexibility, oil resistance, temperature resistance, torque load capacity and maximum rigidity.  The Right Stuff 1 & 90 minute formulas were created for DIY’ers and Professionals who need to get the vehicle back on the road in the shortest amount of time possible.  The Right Stuff will be the go to choice when time is of the essence.  Ultra is the baseline RTV we have prided ourselves off of for 50+ years.  
Still not sure which formula is right?  Check out our Solution Quiz to walk through your job.   LEARN MORE
Gasket Maker should not be used as a dressing for a cut gasket.  It is too thick to combine the two.  Instead, use a gasket sealant.  Choose from one of the following Permatex Products: Learn More