Solstice 2006-2008, Sky 2007-2008

Wheel Bearings

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Adjustment



The front wheel hub and bearing assembly is a sealed unit and does not require adjustments or repacking.

Removal & Installation



  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
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  3. Raise and support the vehicle.
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  5. Remove the tire and wheel.
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  7. Remove the brake caliper with mounting bracket.
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  9. Remove the brake rotor.
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  11. Disconnect the speed sensor electrical connector and the wiring harness from the retainers on the steering knuckle.
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  13. Remove the wheel hub mounting bolts.
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  15. Remove the wheel hub/bearing/speed sensor assembly.

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    Fig. Front hub/bearing/speed sensor

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To install:

  1. Install the wheel hub and bearing/speed sensor assembly.
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  3. Tighten the wheel hub and bearing assembly mounting bolts to 85 ft. lbs. (115 Nm).
  4.  
  5. Reconnect the speed sensor electrical connector and the wiring harness to the retainers on the steering knuckle.
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  7. Install the brake rotor.
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  9. Install brake caliper assembly and tighten bracket mounting bolts to 85 ft. lbs. (115 Nm).
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  11. Install the tire and wheel.
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  13. Lower vehicle.
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