How much do you know about automotive rubber products?

Date:09-05-2020
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What rubber products are in cars? The first thing that […]

What rubber products are in cars? The first thing that everyone thinks about is the tire. Yes, it is the most conspicuous among automotive rubber products. It also requires the most amount of rubber. It is also the largest rubber consumption in the world each year, accounting for more than 70%. Due to its particularity, it is separated from rubber products into a special variety in the rubber industry

But in fact, in addition to tires, there are about 100-200 parts of cars that need to use rubber. Here is a small series to popularize the rubber products of cars. They can be divided into the following categories: shock absorption, seals, Hose, safety products, tape and other rubber accessories

Shock absorption:

It has been more than 100 years since the invention of the automobile. The comfort and stability have been continuously improved. The shock-absorbing products play an important role. It is distributed in the body, engine, cabin suspension and other systems. The main parts have various shapes of rubber Bushes / pads, air springs, engine mount pads, etc.

Seals:

Sealing strips, oil seals, and O-rings are called three major seals, and are also automotive rubber products that require frequent maintenance. The sealing strip has the functions of sound insulation, sealing and shock absorption, and is mainly installed in the trunk, hood, doors and windows; according to the installation position, the oil seal is mainly divided into transmission oil seal, shock absorber oil seal, etc., O-ring is often used In the engine and hydraulic transmission system, it prevents liquid or gas from leaking, and prevents external impurities from entering, affecting its normal operation

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Hose and safety products:

Hose products, like the blood vessels of the human body, provide power to automobiles, and are often distributed in engines, chassis and car bodies, and are commonly used to supply air and transport liquids such as gasoline and lubricants.

Thousands of roads, safety first, non-standard driving, two tears for loved ones , The airbag provides the final safety guarantee for the people on the vehicle when the vehicle is impacted. Its importance can be imagined in automobile rubber

Tape and other rubber accessories

The role of the tape is to transmit speed and power, that is, where power is needed, I will transmit the power, often installed in the engine, steering gear, cooling fan and water pump.

There are many other automotive rubber products, such as mudguards, wipers to wipe off rain and snow, and floor adhesives on the ground.