One of the questions we get asked pretty frequently around here is “How do I remove Loctite® 2620 Red Threadlocker?” While our red high strength threadlocker is considered a permanent assembly method, it can be removed if you know the right technique. Removing the red threadlocker involves heating the nut and bolt for a couple […]

Studs are often used for accurate positioning of auto parts, such as carburetors, water pumps, and manifolds to make the assembly job just a little easier.  Studs assure that carburetors stay perfectly sealed to the intake manifold, and aligned with the gasket or sealing surface to help the assembly remain resistant to loosening from vibration […]

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 […]

Blue Threadlocker Basics

     February 20, 2014

Have you ever questioned which Loctite® Medium Strength Blue Threadlocker to use? Did you even know there are multiple kinds? Of all our thread treatment applications, the Medium Strength Blue Threadlockers are the most commonly used. They are removable with standard hand tools on ¼ ” to ¾ ” fasteners, have fast fixture times, and […]

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. […]

I have always been a firm believer in the products I sell.  That being said, it is also important to me that my customers believe in them as well.  In working with customer’s everyday, I always get the common question, “What is the difference between Red and Blue Threadlocker?,” but lately, more and more people […]

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 […]