tC 2007

Wheel Bearings

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Removal & Installation



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

    Front wheel
     
    Hub nut
     
    Wheel speed sensor
     
    Brake caliper
     
    Front disc
     
    Tie rod ends
     
    Lower control arm
     
    Axle from the hub assembly
     
    Steering knuckle from strut
     
    Lower ball joint
     
    Axle hub snap ring
     

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  5. Mount the steering knuckle assembly in a vise.
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  7. Using Special Tool 09520-00031 to remove the axle hub from the steering knuckle.
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  9. Using Special Tool 09950-40011, remove the wheel bearing from the axle hub.

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    Fig. Use Special Tool 09950-40011 to remove the wheel bearing from the hub-tC



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    Fig. Exploded view of the hub components-tC

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To install:

  1. Use Special Tool 09950-60020 to press a new wheel bearing into the axle hub.
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  3. Using Special Tool 09608-32010, press the axle hub assembly into the steering knuckle.

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    Fig. Press the axle hub assembly into the steering knuckle.

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  5. Install or connect the following:

    Axle hub snap ring
     
    Lower ball joint
     
    Steering knuckle mounting bolts
     
    Axle into the hub assembly
     
    Lower control arm
     
    Tie rod ends
     
    Front disc
     
    Brake caliper
     
    Wheel speed sensor
     
    Hub nut
     
    Front wheel
     

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