Nissan Titan 2004-06

Wheel Bearings

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Removal & Installation



  1. Remove or disconnect the following:

    ABS sensor
     
    Rear brake rotor
     
    Parking brake assembly
     
    Four axle shaft bearing cage nuts and lock washers
     
    Axle shaft assembly using special tool J-25604-01 and J-25840-A
     
    Snap ring from axle shaft
     

  2.  
  3. Remove the bearing ring retainer by drilling 3/4 of thickness of the ring and using a hammer and chisel to break the ring free.
  4.  
  5. Remove the axle shaft bearing from the axle shaft using special tool 205-D002.
  6.  
  7. Remove and discard the axle oil seal.
  8.  
  9. Remove the wheel bearing assembly.
  10.  


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    Fig. Rear axle shaft and related parts


To install:

  1. Install or connect the following:

    Wheel bearing assembly
     
    New axle oil seal
     
    Axle shaft bearing on axle shaft
     
    Bearing ring retainer onto the axle shaft
     
    Snap ring
     
    Axle shaft assembly into the axle shaft housing
     
    Axle shaft bearing cage lock washers and nuts and tighten to 87 ft. lbs. (118 Nm)
     
    Parking brake assembly
     
    Rear brake rotor
     
    ABS sensor
     

  2.  

  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
  2.  
  3. Remove or disconnect the following:

    ABS sensor
     
    Rear brake rotor
     
    Parking brake assembly
     
    Four axle shaft bearing cage nuts and lock washers
     
    Axle shaft assembly using special tool J-25604-01 and J-25840-A
     
    Snap ring from axle shaft
     

  4.  
  5. Remove the bearing ring retainer by drilling ¾ of thickness of the ring and using a hammer and chisel to break the ring free.
  6.  
  7. Remove the axle shaft bearing from the axle shaft using special tool 205-D002.
  8.  
  9. Remove and discard the axle oil seal.
  10.  
  11. Remove the wheel bearing assembly.

    Click image to see an enlarged view

    Fig. Rear axle shaft and related parts

  12.  

To install:

  1. Install or connect the following:

    Wheel bearing assembly
     
    New axle oil seal
     
    Axle shaft bearing on axle shaft
     
    Bearing ring retainer onto the axle shaft
     
    Snap ring
     
    Axle shaft assembly into the axle shaft housing
     
    Axle shaft bearing cage lock washers and nuts and tighten to 87 ft. lbs. (118 Nm)
     
    Parking brake assembly
     
    Rear brake rotor
     
    ABS sensor
     

  2.  

 
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