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Old 04-26-2007, 04:51 PM   #11
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I thought bearings were only like $20. Nice write up. I had my bearing replaced a couple months ago under warranty.
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I didn't really search around much for prices. I knew i needed to replace my bearings since like a month back and then i found some one selling this kit, so i bought it! He said it cost him like 100. Everything in the kit was new and sealed in bags and stuff, plus it was complete.
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Old 04-26-2007, 04:54 PM   #12
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i bought a whole rear spindle with control arms from the junkyard for $30 and removed 5 bolts took the old one down. put the new one on and tightened 5 bolts. took about 15 mins

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yea...lol.. im kinda glad i dont have discs in the back now

all i had to do for mine was go out and buy a new drum with the bearing pressed in it already

on the drums, their pressed into the drum, so its a LOT easier

mine took about 15 minutes
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Old 04-26-2007, 05:09 PM   #14
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Well, it's almost the same. I could have bought the hubs with the bearings already pressed in, but as i stated, i really didn't search around much for parts and pricing.

Plus i like to get messy and rub oil and grime all over my strong sexy body!

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I don't know about down there but up here there is a place called harbor frieghts tools and wow do they have good deals on tools and presses my dad has almost the same press and i think he got it for under 200
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GREAT writeup :-)
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Sqrly, yeah... i had checked out Harbor Freiht for the press but it's really something i can't have in my house (i don't have a garage), but their prices kick ass!

Kayakayakayaka, thanks dude!
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Great write up. The pictures were on point. When My car was under warranty and had to go to Ford they charged over $500 change out a bearing. This write up really simplifies things.
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wow nice write up man :D How do you know if the bearings are bad anyways?!? I have 60k on the car. I'm also gonna be dropping in a coilover kit prolly in the next couple weeks to no more than a month. should I do this then when I install them or what?!?

also how did you clean everything?!? What did you use?
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