Find resources from the basics of brakes and bearings to diagnosing, wheel bearing service tips and bearing failure prevention and more.

Can Proper Wheel Hub Installation Save Your Customers Money?

Proper wheel hub installation reduces vehicle maintenance costs and extends the useful life of wheel hub assemblies and their related parts. Whether it’s preventing comeback wheel bearing replacements or abnormal wear on tires, proper installation can save your customers money (and time) down the road.

How to Troubleshoot Problems with Wheel Hub Assemblies

Wheel hub assemblies can fail and require replacement for a number of reasons, making it important to troubleshoot problems if these warning signs occur. Below are some proven troubleshooting methods can lead you in the right direction.

How Long Should It Take to Install a Wheel Hub Assembly?

Turnaround times for installation have a big impact on a shop’s throughput. The efficient installation of a wheel hub assembly allows a shop to achieve high levels of customer satisfaction and maintain profitability.

How Does Lubrication Impact Bearing Functionality?

Lubrication is essential for the proper function of bearings because it reduces friction, which can cause damage or failure of the bearing. Lubrication also protects against corrosion and contaminants that can damage bearings and other wheel-end components.

How to Identify Tapered Roller Bearing Damage

Recognizing causes and types of bearing damage can help you prevent further bearing damage resulting in improved bearing life and performance.

Wheel Hub and Bearing Damage Analysis Guide

To diagnose the cause of bearing damage, look closely at damaged hubs and compare customers’ hubs with the photos in this article.

Wheel Hub Lubrication Tricks for Ford Super Duty Trucks

The bearings that support the wheel ends are heavy duty and able to handle most any load you can put in or tow with your Ford Super Duty.

Tips for Replacing Press-In Style Wheel Bearing

Press-in bearings provide a preset assembly that comes greased and sealed. The internal clearances are set so you don’t need to adjust the bearing.

4×4 Super Duty Ford Truck Hub Assembly

When it comes to lubrication, one of the places you need to pay special attention to on a 4×4 Super Duty Ford Truck is the front hub assembly.

GM Axle Nut Styles

Car manufacturers issue TSBs to provide you with the latest service information. This video covers one about axle nut styles on some GM vehicles

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