Question about Mazda Cars & Trucks
Posted by Anonymous on
Tightening torque for the hub nut is 200Nm and the road wheels are 85Nm
NOTE: The rear wheel bearings are remowned on these cars for sticking to the stub axle quite badly, and often have to be forced off using a slide hammer on the drum, it is quite common to end up damaging the wheel bearing, so be prepared to replace this as well in this event
Posted on Jan 23, 2010
The wheel bearings on these vehicles are not adjustable. If the bearings become loose or make noise, they must be replaced.
Removal & Installation
NOTE Lay the hub and bearing on the wheel studs on the outboard side. This will avoid damaging the bearing seal.
Tire and wheel Caliper, leaving the fluid lines connected Brake rotor Halfshaft from the hub and bearing on 4WD vehicles. Place a brass drift against the outer edge of the halfshaft to protect the shaft threads. Use a hammer to sharply strike the brass drift, but to do not remove the halfshaft at this time. Wheel speed sensor Wheel hub and bearing-to-steering knuckle bolts and hub and bearing
Splash shield from the steering knuckle Seal from the hub and bearing
Wheel hub and bearing seal Splash shield to the steering knuckle, making sure it-s properly aligned Hub and bearing to the steering knuckle, aligning the threaded holes Hub and bearing bolts and tighten to 77 ft. lbs. (105 Nm) Wheel speed sensor. Tighten the bolt to 13 ft. lbs. (18 Nm). Rotor and brake caliper Tire and wheel
The Hub Bearing Torque - Front
If Torque Specs are not in the box we recommend youtorque to this setting. Axle Nut: 103 Ft/Lbs.Flange Bolts: 77 Ft/Lbs. WARNING: Failure to observe the following warningscould create a risk of death or serious injury.Proper maintenance and handling practices arecritical.Always follow installation instructions and maintainproper lubrication.Every reasonable effort has been made to ensure theaccuracy of the information contained in thiswriting, but no liability is accepted for errors,omissions or for any other reason.This information is not intended to substitute forthe specific recommendations of your vehiclemanufacturer.Always use the recommended torque requirement unlessotherwise specified in the carton.Depending on the application, type of hub unitbearing and location, the installation process mayvary.Please review the vehicle manufacturer'srecommendation before removing or installingcomponents.
Posted on Nov 10, 2012
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