They are typically made of a durable material, such as synthetic rubber or cork. They are designed to withstand the high temperatures and pressures that are generated within a Hale fire pump.
Rear Bearing Housing Gasket are an important part of the maintenance and repair of Hale fire pumps. It is important to replace the gasket whenever it becomes worn or damaged.
Here are some of the signs that it may need to be replaced:
- Leaks of oil or other fluids from the rear bearing housing
- Reduced performance of the fire pump
- Noises or vibrations coming from the rear bearing housing