How to Check Wheel Bearings?

Answer Vehicles employ two types of wheel bearings. Older vehicles use serviceable wheel bearings that are separate components from the hub. Many newer vehicles use a hub bearing assembly with an internal... Read More »

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How to Check Wheel Bearings on a Front Wheel Drive Car?

The wheel bearings on a front wheel drive car help to take the weight, or load, off the axles. The bearings allow smooth rotation of the wheels and keep them rolling straight. Over time, the bearin... Read More »

How to Check for Worn Wheel Bearings?

Wheel bearings are important parts of the suspension system of your vehicle. They help support the weight of your vehicle and allow the steering wheel to rotate with the least amount of friction. L... Read More »

How Do I Check Front Wheel Bearings?

Every wheel on every vehicle uses a wheel bearing to border the wheel and the spindle. There are two different kinds of wheel bearings -- wheel hub-bearing assemblies and adjustable pressed bearing... Read More »

How to Check the Wheel Bearings on a '97 Pontiac Transport?

When carrying out work on your 1997 Pontiac Transport brake system you should always be sure to check the condition of the wheel bearings. If they become damaged they can cause the wheel alignment ... Read More »