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Noisy front wheel bearing

98 1500 silverado 2wd, front wheel bearing starts to ''growl'' at about 45mph. Original bearing with 150,000 miles on it? Rotor/Hub has been changed at least once. Can bearings be changed without replacing hub?

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    Oil is slinging out from the center hub on all four wheels of my 2013 f350 with only 33k miles. What should I do? Is this a common problem on this truck?

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Yes the bearings can be changed on this truck. The bearing races will need to be removed from the rotor to do this use a punch and hammer once the rotor is removed. You will need inner bearing and race, outer bearing and race, and a seal, plus grease to pack the bearings. The hub on these trucks is the rotor. Please rate.

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It is possible but i do reccomend changing the bearing races in the hub when you do it to prevent any premature wear on your new bearings. A new hub/rotor assembly will come with new races installed if that makes it any easier.


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