FASTENERS,GASKETS, SEALS AND SEALANTS. Produced By Joe Wintermute ASE Certified Master Automobile Technician. FASTENERS. Fasteners are devices that hold the parts of a car together. Thousands of fasteners are used in the modern automobile.
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Used for cutting threads into a hole.
Various tap shapes are provided.
Some are used for starting the threads others for cutting threads down to the bottom.TAPS
It can be used to cut threads on metal rods.
It can also be used to cut threads on bolts, shafts and pins.DIES
There are two types of snap rings.
INTERNAL and EXTERNALSNAP RINGS
Sealants are commonly used with gaskets to prevent leakage or to hold the gasket in place.