Is My Wheel Hub or Wheel Bearing Bad?


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Do you hear a noise coming from any of your wheels? It is most likely the wheel bearing or the entire wheel hub assembly.

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Is My Wheel Hub or Wheel Bearing Bad?

  1. 1. WHEEL HUB ASSEMBLY OR ARE WHEEL BEARINGS BAD? When you hear a noise and feel a wobble it can be hard to tell if it’s your wheel bearing or wheel hub assembly.source:
  2. 2. What is That Noise?• So, you’re hearing noises again? Hmm, yep there is probably an issue if you are hearing a grinding sound coming from your wheels. Whether it’s just one or all, you got to check out the issue. source:
  3. 3. What is That Noise?• Do you hear whirring or grinding in your wheels? Maybe you hear a whining, squeal, squeak, moan, or downright screech. Or maybe your wheel has a wobble to it? Whatever you call it or however high pitched it might be it doesn’t belong in your wheels! source:
  4. 4. What is That Noise?• How many times have you heard someone say, “Well, I heard a noise like something rattling and whirring around a time or two, but it would just quit, so I didn’t think anything of it.” That’s your first warning sign. If you hear something once, it might be your ears, but if it repeats it needs to be checked thoroughly. source:
  5. 5. What is That Noise?• Regardless of which funny sound is coming from your wheel or wheels there’s a real good chance the problem is either your wheel bearings or wheel hub assembly. source:
  6. 6. What are the Wheel Hub Assembly and Wheel Bearings?• You can look in the center of your wheels and probably see your wheel hub. Those studs that stick out which you put your wheel on, then screw the lug nuts on? Those are the studs connected to your wheel hub. This important auto part rests between the brake drums and the drive axle. source:
  7. 7. What are the Wheel Hub Assembly and Wheel Bearings?• In most vehicles, ABS and speed sensors are located within the hub assembly. Wheel bearings are inside the wheel hub and are the culprits of all that intermittent or constant racket you hear and try to describe to your mechanic. source:
  8. 8. What are the Wheel Hub Assembly and Wheel Bearings?• You can tell from this simple description that both the wheel hub and the bearings are critically important. These are key parts of your steering and suspension systems. If you let them become too damaged, it can lead to serious problems. Don’t ignore those sounds in your wheels. source:
  9. 9. Can You Replace The Wheel HubAssembly or Wheel Bearings Yourself?• This is a question that many have asked and many have tried. Not nearly so many have succeeded though. You will likely need special tools. Too watch a video of what all goes into a wheel hub replacement CLICK HERE. source:
  10. 10. WHEEL HUB ASSEMBLY OR ARE WHEEL BEARINGS BAD? The End For more Auto How To Tips visit, If you need to purchase an auto part - Visit - Call 1-888-907-7225 - Or send an email to THANKSSource;