How to Fix Rear Axle Bearings?

Answer The rear axle bearing, also called a wheel bearing, allows the wheel to turn smoothly and takes the strain off of the axles. Rear wheel bearings are typically a sealed unit and can be removed using... Read More »

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Repairing Rear Axle Bearings?

Rear axle bearings, or wheel bearings, are the part of the vehicle that let the wheel turn easily. The rear axle bearings reduce the weight strain of the car on the rear axle. Your bearings need to... Read More »

How to Remove Rear Axle Bearings?

The rear axle on a truck or car holds a differential in the center and a pair of axle shafts that go out and connect to the rear breaks. Because the axle shafts are long tubes, they need to be supp... Read More »

How to Remove 10-Bolt Rear Axle Bearings?

The 10-bolt rear axle manufactured by General Motors is a popular rear end and is found under many different vehicles, including the Chevrolet Silverado, Camaro and others. This rear end has bearin... Read More »

How to Change the Rear Axle Bearings on a Mustang II?

The Mustang II came equipped with two different rear axles. The 6 3/4-inch rear axle was used in four- and six-cylinder cars and the 8-inch rear axle was used in some six cylinder and V-8 equipped ... Read More »