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Old 03-06-2013, 07:35 PM  
Milton
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3 sets of rear bearings in 95K

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Originally Posted by USARice View Post
I fail to understand why the Focus goes through so many rear bearings. I had 3 tRacers and 1 Escort all in excess of 100k and never did a single bearing. I am at 95k on my FoFo and will be doing my 3rd rear bearing in under the last 50k. Good grief. :(
3 sets of rear bearings in 95K is excessive!! My 2007 Focus SES has ~85K miles and it's on the original set of rear bearings.

No offense man but I would have to think you have an issue some place else such as other damage/worn parts causing premature failure, using extremely inferior parts, improper replacement procedures or improper lubrication.
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