How to Grease Fittings?

Answer Several industrial machines and many older car models require periodic greasing of bolts and fittings. Proper lubrication of bolts and fittings helps keep equipment running in ideal conditions, whi... Read More »

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How to Fill Grease Fittings?

Grease fittings on vehicles allow you to insert grease into places like ball joints, control arms and other suspension and chassis joints. Older cars and trucks in particular all have grease fittin... Read More »

How to Remove Grease Fittings?

Grease fittings are used in a wide variety of joints on a car or truck. These fittings are connected to a joint that needs regular lubrication, like a ball joint. To service the fitting, you connec... Read More »

How to Install Universal Joint Grease Fittings?

The universal joint in most vehicles connects the driveline to the rear axle and is a critical part of your drivetrain. When the universal joint--or U-joint--goes out, it can rattle; if not fixed, ... Read More »

What Is the Proper Way to Grease Zerk Fittings?

Zerk fittings are most commonly called grease fittings, simply because that is their job: to be an attachment point for a grease gun and an entry point for the grease itself. Zerk fittings have mad... Read More »