What Is a Gasket?

At our dealership in Las Cruces, we want you to know as much as possible about your vehicle and how it works. Your car has hundreds of gaskets that keep the fluids inside and help your car run smooth. Understanding what a gasket is will help you maintain your vehicle correctly in the future.

What is a Gasket?

A gasket is a generally flat part made from multi-layered steel, copper or rubber that forms an impenetrable bond between two surfaces. Without the help of gaskets, your vehicle would not hold oil, coolant or any other fluid effectively.

Keep up With Your Vehicle Maintenance

?It's important to stay on top of your vehicle's maintenance if you want it to last a long time. If you see fluids leaking out of the bottom of your vehicle it's a smart idea to bring it to us at Pitre Kia of Las Cruces where we can help you get your vehicle repaired as soon as possible.

 

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