The wheel bearings on these vehicles are not adjustable. If the bearings become loose or make noise, they must be replaced.
Removal & Installation
- Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
- On 4WD vehicles, remove wheel center cap, if equipped, and the drive axle nut and washer
- Raise and support the vehicle.
Remove or disconnect the following:
NOTELay the hub and bearing on the wheel studs on the outboard side. This will avoid damaging the bearing seal.
Tire and wheel
Splash shield from the steering knuckle
Install or connect the following:
Wheel hub and bearing seal
- Lower the vehicle
- On 4WD vehicles, install the drive axle nut and tighten to 103 ft. lbs. (140 Nm), then install the center cap.