If you’re replacing an axle bearing and its accompanying seal, the OTC Adjustable Bearing Race and Seal Driver is a critical tool, designed to make this often-challenging process quick and painless. The tool is universal and fully adjustable, creating a simplicity that’s much-needed for this highly invasive task.
Once you have the damaged, rusted or worn-out bearing and seal removed, use this tool during the application of a replacement. Twist the head to adjust it from 3/4” up to 3.5” (19mm to 89mm), so that it’s a perfect fit with your vehicle’s bearing/seal diameter. A lock bolt ensures the
jaws remain in position at your preferred size.
With the bearing/seal positioned in place with the OTC Adjustable Bearing Race and Seal Driver atop them, strike the cap on the tool with a mallet to drive the components in. The steel strike cap atop the aluminum handle on this tool ensures maximum energy transfer, without jarring your hand as it grips the tool. Energy is focused to drive the bearing/seal into its slot quicker.
With a head weight of under 2 lb, the OTC Adjustable Bearing Race and Seal Driver makes replacements quick and efficient. It replaces entire bearing and seal driver kits thanks to its
adjustability, and employs a rugged construction that’ll stand up to frequent use in commercial
Key Features of the OTC Adjustable Bearing Race and Seal Driver - 4406:
- Universal and fully adjustable.
- Twist head to adjustable from ¾” to 3.5” (19mm to 89mm).
- Lock bolt holds jaws to preferred diameter.
- Steel striking cap mounted on aluminum handle and head provides a weight under 2 lbs.