How to Change a Wheel Bearing (short and fast version)
Wheel bearing replacement, How to change a pressed bearing in a Ford,
specifically a 95 Ford Windstar, but this method will be similar for all
pressed bearing vehicles. The main steps are to take off the spindle nut,
tire, brake caliper, and rotor. Then remove the bolts from the lower
control arm ball joint, tie rod, and strut. Remove the steering knuckle,
then press out the bearing and hub/spindle. Then press in your new bearing
and hub/spindle. This job is a little more complex but can still be easily
done by any amateur mechanic. You will save $400-800 depending on your
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2003 Mazda Front Wheel Bearing Replacement (Press In Type Bearing)
Wheel bearing replacement in a 2003 Mazda Protege 5. Press in style
bearings done without using a shop press. Specific for Mazda Protege, but
many of the techniques will apply to vehicles with pres-in-style wheel
It's a good idea to try to use the bearing-press-kit the way it was
intended. If the bearing doesn't budge, BE CAREFUL using a breaker bar. The
bolt supplied with the press-kit is not very strong...it with probably
shear off the head. Try to give the bearin a few hits with a sledge hammer
as seen in the vid..it will get the bearing moving. Then you can use the
press-kit, and it should finish pressing out the bearing.
Pressing in the bearing with the kit should be no problem.
Wheel Bearing Replacement with Basic Hand Tools
Front wheel bearing replacement on a 2002 Buick LeSabre with basic hand
tools. Please note, this vehicle has the bearing built into the hub. Some
vehicles may have a taper rolling bearing (usually older vehicles have this
setup) or some vehicles may need the bearing to be pressed out of the hub.
In this case, the hub & bearing is all one unit. Don't forget to wear
This video is being performed by an experienced tech. Any attempt to repair
automotive parts and/or systems carries risk of personal injury. Always
adhere and follow safe practices when working on vehicles. Such as, use
safety glasses, jack stands, no loose clothing, etc. No guarantee or
warranty is implied. Use the information in this video at your own risk.
Hub Grappler ™ by OTC
OTC Hub Grappler™ by OTC
• The Hub Grappler Kit is the complete solution for
servicing wheel hubs and bearings on the vehicle
without removing the steering components or knuckle.
This eliminates unnecessary alignments or the use of a
shop press, cutting service time dramatically.
• The new Hub Grappler Puller is specifically designed
to apply maximum force with minimal effort from an
impact gun to also minimize service time.
• The new jaws are designed and sized to properly fit hub
applications and can be quickly located on the puller
bar without the use of fasteners.
• The new 3/4" custom drive screw coupled with the
special equalizer washer provides smooth operation
while the proprietary heat treating extends its life
5-10 times longer than similar designs.
• 6 new adapters increases application coverage up to
2009 model year. Also includes tie rod/ball joint tool
and 2 Ford axle installers.
• The new Hub Grappler Application Guide is the most
comprehensive hub and bearing service guide on the
market. Developed to be the first tool used in the kit,
it provides quick reference to the other tools in the kit
required to do the job, eliminating guesswork and
saving time. New and Improved Design
0040-31 D, KL-0174..Series, KL-0042-91 K Wheel Bearing replacement
Suitable for VW - Audi, Ford, Opel/Vauxhall, Seat and Skoda e.g. Audi A3,
A4, A6; VW Golf IV, Passat, Sharan, T4 etc.
KL-0174-5 A -- Puller Set for wheel hubs, brake-drums and full floating
Suitable for VW - Audi, BMW, Ford, Honda, Mercedes, Mitsubishi, Nissan,
Opel, Renault, Seat, Skoda and Toyota.
KL-0042-91 K - Inner Bearing Race Puller Set
Universally suitable for vehicles with inner bearing race-Ø of from 48 mm
up to 56 mm, e.g. VW-Audi, Ford, Lancia, Renault, Seat, Škoda, etc.
FWD Wheel Hub Bearing Remove Press Install VW Golf HIGH DETAIL
Visit Amazon.com to get a tool like this.
FWD Wheel Hub Bearing Remove Press Install VW Golf. Subject vehicle is a
2006 Volkwagon Golf 2.0.
Dodge Neon - Front Wheel Bearing Replacement
Replacement of the front driver's side wheel bearing on a 2001 Dodge Neon.
This video Covers the following areas:
Removing the Caliper and Rotor
Removal of the Knuckle Assembly
Pressing out the Hub and Bearing from the knuckle assembly using an
The use of a Bearing Splitter
This knuckle assemblies are from a 2002 Hyundai Sonata - this is how you
change the replaceable front wheel bearings in a knuckle like this.
Service U-joints in minutes using the Tiger Tool 10105 U Joint Puller & 10202 Bearing Cup Installer
Tiger Tool 10105 - U Joint Puller:
U-Joint Puller designed to fit cars, light-duty trucks, and farm
machinery.Fits u-joints with bearing cups 1.0" to 1.25" O.D"
- Eliminates dangerous vice and socket, or hammering methods.
- Removes sealed u-joint cups in minutes.
- Does not damage the driveshaft, yokes, joints, or bearing cups.
- Patented design provides the most effective mechanical advantage for
- Heavy-duty construction.
- One piece unit (no assembly required). No bolts, no cables, and no
Tiger Tool 10202 Bearing Cup Installer:
The Tiger Bearing Cup Installer installs two bearing cups in one procedure.
An encased magnet retains bearing cup #2 in place over the yoke assembly
opposite the forcing bolt. Meanwhile, bearing cup #1 is maintained in place
by the force of the rotating plunger at the end of the threaded bolt.
Both bearing cups are pressed simultaneously, freeing the mechanics hands
to both; operate an air-wrench, and; maintain the position of the u-joint
cross during the installation procedure.
Fits virtually all medium and light-duty universal joints.
More Info Here: http://www.tigertool.com/product/20503
How to: Remove & Install A Truck Hub Bearing Assembly with Timken
Watch the experts at Timken remove and install a truck hub bearing assembly
on a GM 4x4 front wheel with outboard mounted rotors. The experts will show
you how to remove a hub assembly and then show you how to install a hub
For more tech tips from Timken experts, visit http://bit.ly/eHcVvw.