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Replacing front wheel bearings

Ford 1998 EL Falcon sedan (Australia). Front wheel bearings need replacing. Not much experience. Should I take on this job myself.

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It isn't a particularly hard job but there are a few techniques that you need to know.
I wouldn't recommend you do it yourself but I would recommend you do it under supervision of someone who knows their stuff.
Retensioning the bearings correctly is extremely important.

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