Posts tagged "Vehicle Repair"

It’s the end of the On the Road Technology Tour, however the journey towards advanced chemistry for tomorrow’s vehicles is just beginning! Henkel invited attendees from Automotive OEM and Suppliers to explore the role Smart Chemistry plays in enabling advanced vehicle technologies leading the way towards lightweighting and autonomous vehicle platforms. With the changing landscape […]

I finally started putting together my ‘69 Chevelle, which included installing the differential cover. The procedure for this vehicle repair is similar for many cars and trucks. So let’s get started! My differential is a Chevrolet 12 Bolt posi-traction that I recently stripped out to get powder coated. As you can see by the pictures […]

With warmer weather approaching, it’s time for backyard picnics, barbecues, and cooking dinner on the grill! Your spring items may be a little rusty from sitting under the deck or in a shed all winter. Loctite® Extend® Rust Treatment is your go-to product for effectively treating rust on all your spring toys. How does it […]

Hopefully, our Lawn Mowers and Tractors blog post helped get some of your spring equipment out of hibernation. Now it is time to get your trailer ready for hauling spring toys! Generators, hot tubs, chainsaws and power washers are also important to prep before more frequent usage in the spring. Check out our tips below! […]

Locking and sealing nuts and bolts with Loctite® Threadlockers is a popular practice among vehicle repair, but there are a wide variety of other applications that can benefit from threadlocker technology as well.  Below are just a few examples of how Loctite® Threadlockers are being used, ranging from cars and motorcycles to watches and eyeglasses. Scroll […]

How to Remove Red Threadlocker

     February 13, 2014

It can be difficult removing Loctite® red threadlocker, and it’s a common vehicle maintenance question. While the strength of our red threadlockers is formidable, and meant to be a permanent assembly method – don’t believe the myths… red threadlocker can be disassembled with the right technique. When disassembling red threadlocker the process is a little different than for other threadlockers. […]

My wife and I are the only two drivers in our household, although we own four cars. Two of them are my long-term project cars and I was told I could not buy another vehicle until I completed one. Last year, just before Christmas, I was driving home with my two sons after finishing up […]

Whether we like it or not, the winter months are approaching quickly. It’s never too early to prepare for cold weather, and automotive maintenance is key when it comes to our beloved vehicles. Check antifreeze. Determine the effectiveness of your antifreeze. A tool to measure this is available at your local auto part store. It’s […]

Car and bike lovers from around the Connecticut area gathered at the 7th Annual Loctite Auto and Bike Show to discuss restoration and show off their hot rods, muscle cars, choppers, classic cars and everything in between. The money raised through participation and vendor donations went to benefit the Channel 3 Kids Camp; a great […]

Ever get confused about which threadlocker to use? Do you know what the differences are between the red, blue, green and purple threadlocker? You aren’t alone – we here at Henkel hear this question a lot and are here to tell you the difference.   To make it simpler for the consumer, our products are […]