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Front Axle Seals

What will replace those front felt retainers/spindle seals ? Only good bearing place near me didn't have any suggestions.

Where Are You From? Custer, South Dakota

Do You own a car built by Durant? 1927 Star

Re: Front Axle Seals

Find an old snowboot.
Pull out the felt and your scissors.

Presto you have a felt seal

regards
guy

Re: Front Axle Seals

If you can't come up with a replacement lip seal and wish to get set-up to make your own seals, there are 5 Spearhead-747 gasket cutters on ebay, the wool felt sheets of variable thicknesses and density are available at McMasters-Carr, I believe I get the #F-13 12X12 sheets the cost is about 5 dollars for the 1/8" but you may wish to get an assortment.

Where Are You From? Yuma, AZ / Leavenworth, WA

Do You own a car built by Durant? Yes

 

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