How to Change the Wheel Hub on a '97 Ford Explorer?

Answer The wheel hub in your '97 Ford Explorer houses the wheel bearing, forming a single assembly. If you need to service the hub or the wheel bearing, you need to replace both components as a single uni... Read More »

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How to Change the Wheel Bearings on a 1991 Ford Explorer?

The front rotors on a 1991 Ford Explorer have bearings mounted in the middle that spin on a spindle. These bearings are lubricated with bearing grease, allowing all the parts to spin freely. Over t... Read More »

How Do I Change a 1998 Ford Explorer Front Wheel Bearing?

Taking advantage of a small niche market at the time, Ford released the first of many luxury-style SUVs, the Explorer, in 1991. Thought the original Explorer did not hold a candle to more modern lu... Read More »

How to Change a Front Wheel Bearing Assembly in a 2003 Ford Explorer Sport Trac?

The front wheel bearings on a 2003 Ford Explorer Sport Trac are in the form of a sealed hub. The bearings are not serviceable so they are replaced as a complete unit. Two symptoms that suggest a be... Read More »

How to Replace a Wheel Stud in a Ford Explorer?

Sometimes you may strip a wheel stud when you change the tire on your Ford Explorer. If this happens, you need to replace the wheel stud as soon as possible. You need the right tools and some knowl... Read More »