Filter | Gaskets | Seals



ABOUT FILTER

One of the most crucial components of any vehicle is the transmission. A vehicle can't move unless it has it. Transmission filters catch excess fluids and the debris and contaminants are then filtered out before entering the transmission. It is critical to get the right transmission filter for your vehicle. Contaminant removal is one of the advantages of transmission filters. The constant friction between the parts in a vehicle?s gears can cause metal shavings in the transmission fluid, which can cause the car's gears to wear out. A transmission filter sifts the dirt and metal shavings out of the transmission fluid, preventing them from causing issues with the vehicle. A transmission filter also has an airtight seal that prevents dirt and foreign particles from entering the transmission fluid. They also have a smooth gearing system. If you cannot change gears easily when driving, it means that the car?s transmission filter is not running properly. A good filter eliminates the sudden surge in power that occurs when changing gears in vehicles, making driving more comfortable. The filter also reduces noise, which is caused when an engine is started. This engine noise usually indicates that the transmission fluid has become contaminated with dirt. Moreover, it greatly reduces leakage. If the car's transmission system fails, the transmission fluid can easily leak. Installing the proper oil filter in the transmission system eliminates fluid leaks permanently, improving fuel economy. You can replace the pan gasket and seals with a new transmission filter kit to stop the transmission fluid from leaking, as well as the burning smell and smoke that come from the car's exhaust.

ABOUT GASKETS AND SEALS

Most high-quality transmission filters have airtight seals to prevent transmission fluid leakage or foreign material entry into the engine. To keep micro-particles out, every transmission filter must have an airtight O-ring seal. The O-ring seals the gap between the transmission case and the pickup tube, preventing air from entering the system. The input and output shafts of all types of drive-line units are sealed with transmission shaft seals. Exclusion features such as radial and axial dirt lips, as well as felt exclusion rings, are available.

The transmission filter kit is also incomplete without a gasket. A gasket seals the gap between the transmission pan and the filter to prevent transmission fluid from escaping. Rubber or cork are used to make transmission filter gaskets. They can either be fixed around the pan's perimeter or left to pull off on their own. Transmission fluid leaking or seeping through a failing transmission pan gasket is a common occurrence. It's best to get it serviced as soon as possible if you notice fluid leaking. Low transmission fluid levels can lead to slipping, gear shifting issues, and transmission failure.

If you need to replace your transmission pan gasket, filters or seals, Vivid Racing has the perfect high quality products to complete your repair. Their products are available in a variety of configurations, allowing you to select the one that is most appropriate for your budget and vehicle specifications.