How to Get the Bearings out of Skateboard Wheels?

Answer For those skaters who don't want to deal with prying their dirty/broken bearings out of their skateboard wheels with a screwdriver, there is an alternative method that works much better.

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How do I remove skateboard bearings from wheels?

Unscrew the nut holding down the wheel counter-clockwise using a socket wrench or adjustable wrench. Remove the wheel from the trucks.Insert a screwdriver through the bearing's hole at an angle and... Read More »

How to Take Skateboard Bearings Apart?

Skateboards are simple devices made up of a wooden board, axles and wheels. Each wheel holds two sets of greased bearings which allow the wheels to rotate freely. Over time, the bearings lose their... Read More »

How to Add Bearings to a Skateboard?

If you've bought new bearings for your skateboard, but don't know how to install them, then you've come to the right place. This article will show you how to add bearings to your skateboard.

How do I fix skateboard bearings?

Bearings are the device found within each skateboard wheel that allows it to spin freely. Normally, there are two bearings per wheel (for a total of eight), and if even one is damaged or clogged, i... Read More »