Aura, Outlook 2007

Wheel Bearings

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Adjustment



The wheel bearing are sealed at the factory and do not require any adjustment or maintenance.

Removal & Installation



  1. Raise and support the vehicle.
  2.  
  3. Remove the tire and wheel assembly.
  4.  
  5. Remove the brake rotor.
  6.  
  7. Disconnect the electrical connector from the wheel speed sensor.
  8.  
  9. Remove the 4 wheel bearing/hub assembly nuts.
  10.  
  11. Remove the wheel bearing/hub assembly from the knuckle.

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    Fig. Rear wheel bearing mounting-Aura

  12.  

To install:

  1. Install the wheel bearing/hub assembly to the knuckle.
  2.  
  3. Install the 4 wheel bearing/hub assembly nuts and tighten to 47 ft. lbs. (63 Nm).
  4.  
  5. Install the stabilizer link bolt at the knuckle.
  6.  
  7. Connect the electrical connector to the wheel speed sensor.
  8.  
  9. Install the brake rotor.
  10.  
  11. Install the tire and wheel assembly.
  12.  
  13. Lower the vehicle.
  14.  

All Wheel Drive


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Fig. Rear wheel bearing assembly AWD models-Outlook


NOTE
The wheel bearing and hub assembly includes a magnetic encoder with built-in permanent magnets that the wheel speed sensor senses. Any contact with another magnet will damage the encoder magnets. The damage will cause a diagnostic trouble code to be set and will require wheel bearing and hub replacement.

  1. Raise and support the vehicle.
  2.  
  3. Remove the rear brake rotor.
  4.  
  5. Remove the drive shaft nut
  6.  
  7. Remove the wheel bearing and hub assembly bolts, separate the front wheel hub and bearing from the wheel drive shaft.
  8.  

To install:

  1. Installation is the reverse of removal. Tighten the bearing/hub assembly bolts to 103 ft. lbs. (140 Nm) and the drive shaft nut to 151 ft. lbs. (205 Nm).
  2.  

FWD


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Fig. Rear wheel bearing assembly FWD models-Outlook


NOTE
The wheel bearing and hub assembly includes a magnetic encoder with built-in permanent magnets that the wheel speed sensor senses. Any contact with another magnet will damage the encoder magnets. The damage will cause a diagnostic trouble code to be set and will require wheel bearing and hub replacement.

  1. Raise and support the vehicle.
  2.  
  3. Remove the rear brake rotor.
  4.  
  5. Remove the wheel bearing and hub assembly bolts, separate the front wheel hub and bearing from the wheel drive shaft.
  6.  

To install:

  1. Installation is the reverse of removal. Tighten the bearing/hub assembly bolts to 103 ft. lbs. (140 Nm).
  2.  

 
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