The timing cover gasket is the working seal between the timing cover and the engine block.
Symptoms of Wear or Failure
- Oil or coolant leak
Related Repair Advice
- The timing cover gasket may be made from standard gasket material, an O-ring style seal, or it may be sealed with a simple silicone-type sealant
- If the timing cover is removed to correct a leak, the timing components should be thoroughly inspected and replaced, if necessary