Subaru WRX STI 2004-2006, Wheel Seal by Timken®. Timken offers the right seal to keep your vehicle running optimally. Timken seals provide ultimate protection from contaminants and help retain lubricants and liquids, ensuring reliable vehicle operation and contributing to extending the service life of the part they protect.
- Machined rubber sealing edge provides greater accuracy and consistency and a better sealing surface
- An extra dust lip helps keep harmful contaminants out and protects against rust and corrosion
- A latex bore coat seals the outer diameter leak path and helps compensate for minor bore imperfections
- A flanged design allows for easier installation and helps avoid cocking
The basic functions of seals include retaining lubricants and liquids, eliminating contaminants, and sealing or separating dissimilar fluids or gases. By retaining lubricant and excluding contaminants, seals ensure longer bearing life and prevent premature failure of the bearing or other component protected. Timken understands how important seals are for smooth and dependable vehicle operation and devotes great attention to design attributes and the quality of materials used to manufacture each and every seal. Timken seals are designed to allow for maximum durability even under less than perfect operating conditions. As a result, Timken seals provide efficient protection against residual and airborne contaminants, thus contributing to long service life and preventing premature damage of a protected part.
Timken, a global industrial technology leader, was established in 1899 and grew from a family-owned business into an international company with more than 60 manufacturing plants located in 30 countries on six continents. This brand stands at the forefront of many industries, including automotive, aerospace, power generation, health, metallurgy, and more. Timken’s history is a story of growth through innovation, which traces back to the time when the company's founder Henry Timken invented and patented the tapered roller bearing. Nowadays, bold innovation remains a guiding value of the company. Timken's technologies include patented, top-quality designs for a variety of automotive applications.