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How to replce front wheel bearing bmw 745li 2004

The driver side front wheel is making a grinding noise. I checked the tires, brakes, rotors and everything is working fine. The mechanic suggested that the bearings are bad. I would like to know how to replace them, help would be great. This is for a 2004 745li bmw.

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Thats what the mechanics also say "He owns a BMW..... Lets RIP him OFF'!!! dats y we bmw owners like to repair ourselves! who agrees wit me???

Posted on Oct 07, 2008

Hey you own a bmw and your being stingy on bearings... common.. its safer to follow the mechanic and have him repair it.. specially if money is not the issue...

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Why won't you replace it in the mechanic or dealer, its more safe, no?

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