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1999 mercury sable front wheel bearing

The wheel bearing are noisy. how hard of a job to replace them

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  • lenorapritch Jan 23, 2009

    OK MrScary but this is a front wheel drive car . Isn't the bearing inside the spindle

  • lenorapritch Jan 23, 2009

    Thanks you MrScary !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    how to replace

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Not too bad. Just remove the Wheel and the Brake Calipers. Then remove the Dust Cap off the Center of the Rotor. Inside there is a Bolt with a Cotter Pin In it. Remove the Cotter Pin and the Bolt. The Rotor will now Slide off the Spindle, The Bearings are Loose and Probably inside the Rotor. Remove these Bearings and get a Tube of High Temp Grease. Put a Big gobb of grease in the Palm of your hand and Roll the Bearing around in your Hand. Be sure to use your Fingers on the Inside of the Bearings to get it in. The same Goes with New Bearings.

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    Travis Humphries Jan 23, 2009

    They sit on the Outside of the Spindle. Should not make a Difference on the Braking System and the Bearings if it is Front Wheel Drive or Not.

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    Travis Humphries Jan 23, 2009

    No Problem! Happy to Help! Please give the Proper Rating for this Solution. I am trying to get back on the Front Page!

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