# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Small Engine Technology II Task 679312117

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Install oil seals and gaskets.

Definition

Process should include determining appropriate gasket sealers if needed, using appropriate tools to install seals to prevent damage to sealing surface, and aligning gaskets before installing related parts, according to manufacturer’s specifications and instructor’s guidelines.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What important part do oil seals and gaskets play in engine rebuilding?
  • Why are some gaskets manufactured in different thicknesses?
  • Why is a head gasket made of different material than other gaskets?