Thread starter May 17, 2019 #1 Is thread sealant supposed to be used on the transmission lines fittings going into the radiator? Loctite 542 is a medium strength, fast curing thread sealant designed for use with metal threads in pneumatic and hydraulic pipes and fittings. Facebook; Twitter; Youtube ; Instagram; 2021 Calendars are NOW AVAILABLE!! Loctite 55 Gasket Sealant; Thread Locker; Thread Sealant; Grease & Lube. Warning: Installation of accessories should only be undertaken by those with mechanical knowledge and are familiar with working on vehicles. These are brass components, what can I put on the threads to stop the leak? Liquid thread sealant is used for hydraulic and pneumatic systems that normally have filters inside. Answer: Monster Transmission highly recommends mounting your external transmission oil cooler in front of the radiator. Designed for low and high pressure applications, thread sealants fill the space between threaded parts and provide an instant, low pressure seal. If you bought a new BMW plug with the washer then it should NOT leak if installed properly . Step 16. Our offer includes various compound forms, they include Gel, Paste and Liquid. Once set they prevent water and gas leakage. Is it always necessary? Grease Cartridge; Accessories & Adapters. These are the steel fittings that screw into the trans case. The cooler send and return lines in turn screw into these. Prices average anywhere from $15 to $50. If so, what do you use? Turn each nut in a clockwise direction. Easy online ordering for the ones who get it done along with 24/7 customer service, free technical support & more. If you install it and it leaks then you should ask someone else to help you . $5.04 . Get yours while the discounts last!! 351C Water pump bolt sealant / technique? Messages 637 Location Florida. Apply to only 1/4 of a thread turn. The seals will eventually get to the point where they will get worn out and crack from all this long-term heat exposure. Slide the nut and the ring forward. There are a range of popular sealants such as; A threaded line would be a line with threads on it, LOL. 10-17-2013, 07:20 PM tipitop : 752 posts, read ... ALL taper thread connections should have Teflon tape or some other type of thread sealant otherwise you run the RISK of having the fluid essentially spiral right down the gap at the end of the threads and then out. The sealant fills in the space between threaded metal parts, preventing leakage caused by tape shredding, vibration loosening, damaged threads, and solvent evaporation. It would be kind of hard to thread that into a fitting on your transmission. This general-purpose, single component RTV (Room Temperature Vulcanizing) Silicone Sealant is ideal for bonding, repairing, sealing, mending, and securing glass, metal,... Interior/Exterior sealant Excellent adhesion and flexibility. In the assembly manual it says to “apply M-4G-11 sealer to tapered threads”. In extremely tight quarters, you may also mount the cooler and build an air dam that would allow the cooler to have air pass through it. Loctite® Timken™ Manual Transmission Bearing (LM501310) 0 # mpn4699520411. Assemble parts and tighten to recommended torque. Capacité du récipient chimique: 250 ml / 8,45 oz: Principale application chimique "Scellant anaérobie spécifique d'équipement d'origine pour raccords filetés, adapté pour les environnements sévères" To use or not to use a thread sealant on a Transmission Drain Plug. Thread Sealant Tape, Material PTFE, Density 1.2 to 1.5sg, Width 1/2 in, Length 520 in, Thickness 27, Color Yellow, Gas Pressure Range 0 to 2000 psi, Performance Temp. 123-8817 Mfr. 10 ml Bottle, -55 → +150 °C 135483 or other Pipe Sealants online from RS for next day delivery on your order plus great service and a great price from the largest electronics components Range -400 Degrees to 550 Degrees F, Liquid Pressure Range 0 to 10, 000 psi, Application Made Especially for Gas Line Threads… Get transmission cooler line and make sure it is the right size. -20 UN 800-601 at Advance Auto Parts. Thread onto the union hand-tight. Transmission fluid leaks can also be due to cracks in the fluid lines. Every flare nut of brake and transmission line that I replaced get some silicon grease. In a pinch you can also use a sealant on the line if it’s leaking at a connector. Pipe sealant are also applied onto the inside of connection fittings and onto the threaded end of pipes before attaching the two pieces together. Mon compte Connexion Price $8.24. However, accidents happen. Veuillez entrer des mots clés de recherche . The seals will then leak transmission fluid. Cracked Transmission Seals – The transmission seals of an automatic transmission keep the hydraulic pressure in-line. Thread starter Fitz98; Start date May 17, 2019; F. Fitz98. If it's the male part (connected to the tube, you can buy a replacement. ;You have a transmission cooler line which won't connect to radiator because either the male or female connector has been cross threaded and stripped out -- always make at least 2 full turns by hand before reaching for the wrench -- brass parts are soft and easy to booger up. Part No. Secure your metal pipes and fittings with Earl's instant pipe sealant. When fully cured, they seal to the burst strength of most pipe systems. Step 15. Click here for more information! Accessories. Typical Applications. Works the same if you have hard line to radiator connections instead of an external cooler. We are talking about how to seal the threads on the hard line hook ups to a C4 tranny. Looking for LOCTITE 6 mL Tube Pipe Thread Sealant with 10,000 psi, White (49CR85)? Messages 1,990 Location Seattle-ish, WA. You do not want particles getting into the transmission, so you will have to be very careful. If you are not sure about what is causing the transmission leak, it is best to bring your car to a mechanic. Insert the other transmission line into the other end of the union coupler. Thread Sealant For Transmission Lines? Buy Loctite 542 Pipe & Thread Sealant Liquid for Thread Sealing. This allows for adequate airflow. Apply sealant to leading threads of the male fitting, leaving the first thread free of sealant. Thread Sealant Tape; Transmission Assembly Adhesive; Trim Stripe Tape; Vinyl and Leather Repair Kit; Water Resistant Tape; Weatherstrip Adhesive; Windshield Adhesive; Windshield Adhesive Replacement Nozzle; Sealers. Keep in mind the product must be resistant to the transmission fluid as well. 81 Posts . Grainger's got your back. Engine, Transmission, Drive Line, Etc ; 351C Water pump bolt sealant / technique? Assemble parts and tighten to recommended torque. Pipe Sealant for Drums, In-Plant Utilities, LPG Lines, Natural Line, Oil Lines, Pneumatics, Pumps, Steam Systems, RS Stock No. When to Use a Thread Sealant. Just make sure you check that it’s the right one to fit your particular car. Refer to Technical Data Sheet for complete information. 1, Viscosity 300, 000cP, Used for Stainless Steel, Fuel, Hydraulic, Oil and Coolant Lines, Transmission Fluid, Pto and Air Conditioning Fittings and Oil Psi Sending Units/Sensors, Standards NSF Registered, - Includes Discussion Starter • #1 • Jul 18, 2014. Apply to only _?_of a thread turn. Share Followers 0. Pipe Thread Sealant, 50mL, Container Type Tube, Color White, Application Time Not Specified, Performance Temp. These are made of durable materials like aluminum and steel. It is not necessary to apply to all threads. Apply sealant to leading threads of the male fitting, leaving the first thread free of sealant. I'm replacing the two external fluid line fittings on my AT (4F27E). Purchased new cooling lines and need to change the fittings at the radiator to the fittings that accommodate the hose that connects the cooling lines to the radiator. Buy online, pick up in-store in 30 minutes. These liquid sealants contain no fillers or particles so there is no need to be concerned about clogging the filtering system or contaminating system fluids with the filler particles. Who cares anyway in the grander scheme of things. O. Oro_O. Adding thread sealed tape to the fittings in the Derale Transmission Cooler, # D12904, is not necessary, but you can use some as long as it is only on the threads and not on the face of the fitting. Loctite 542 Thread Sealant is a single component, low viscosity, medium strength, brown acrylic liquid. The only problem is these seals are constantly exposed to heat as the transmission is in operation. Timken™ Manual Transmission Bearing by Loctite®. Just put rebuilt transmission in my 64 1/2 vert. Range -65 Degrees F to 300 Degrees F, Specific Gravity 1. Sites like Autozone have a wide variety of transmission cooling line assemblies you can buy. Refer to Technical Data Sheet for complete information. Warning: Installation of accessories should only be undertaken by those with mechanical knowledge and are familiar with working on vehicles. It is not necessary to apply to all threads. Find Earl's Performance D024ERL Earl's Performance Instant Pipe Sealant and get Free Shipping on Orders Over $99 at Summit Racing! If this is not possible then you should mount it in a location where the cooler can receive airflow. Beats me. By Bentworker, 1 hour ago in Engine, Transmission, Drive Line, Etc. I have a barb fitting with a male thread that is threaded into a female fitting.... but I'm getting a leak in it. Save on Dorman - OE Solutions Transmission Line Connector 3/8 Inlet 11/16 IN. Tighten the two union coupler nuts 3/4 to 1 full additional turn using the adjustable wrench. Thread Sealant Tape Wire Stipper Wire Crimper Razor Knife Marker Tubing Cutter TOOLS NEEDED Inlet Diagram #1 In-Line Thermostat Fitting Diagram #2 In-Line Thermostat Fitting Thermostat Switch Hose Hose Clamps Thermostat Switch Revision-02022018. Loctite 542 cures in the absence of air between close fitting metal surfaces and prevents loosening and leakage caused by shock and vibration. Hydraulic and pneumatic threads are very fine and have a tight fit. Popular types of sealants. I don’t care how tight you make the clamp. Jump to Latest Follow ... Dont use any sealant , no thread locker, no anything Make sure threads are clean and dry and just screw it in. Be sure that the end of the line is fully seated in the coupler. Thread Sealant Tape Wire Stripper Wire Crimper Razor Knife Marker Tubing Cutter TOOLS NEEDED Inlet Diagram #1 In-Line Thermostat Fitting Diagram #2 In-Line Thermostat Fitting Thermostat Switch Hose Hose Clamps Thermostat Switch. 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