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

Lubricating Light Vehicle Axle Shafts

When installing axle shafts, adding too much lubricant can lead to many problems long after the service is completed due to hydrodynamic lock.


Proper Tapered Roller Bearing Installation in the Hub Assembly

The proper adjustment of the two bearings in the hub assembly is one of the most important aspects of the installation process.


Ball Bearing Installation

In the manufacture of ball bearings, standard practice indicates assembling the rings and balls with a specified internal clearance.


How to Remove & Install A Truck Hub Bearing Assembly

Watch the experts at Timken remove and install a truck hub bearing assembly on a GM 4×4 front wheel with outboard mounted rotors.


Wheel Bearing Replacement

Proper removal and installation helps avoid premature damage to the bearing and surrounding components. Below are the steps for replacing them.


How to Check a Wheel Hub Bearing Assembly

It can be a challenging task to properly diagnose a damaged hub bearing assembly. This video will help you to examine a hub bearing assembly.


Bearing Damage Analysis for Tapered Roller Bearings

During operation, Timken Tapered Roller Bearings undergo enormous amounts of stress. This stress can cause extensive damage to the bearing.


Checking A Hub Bearing Assembly

An illustrated guide to checking a hub bearing assembly for damage or wear. and recognizing common causes of wheel noise.


Seating Light Vehicle Axle Shafts

Ever have difficulty getting axle shafts to seat properly in hub assemblies? In this video, we’ll cover some of the most common fixes for this problem.


Hub Assemblies: Frequently Asked Questions

Answers to some frequently asked questions about hub assemblies.


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