AME Int’l Expands Automotive Service Accessory Line
The Hub Bro removes rust, corrosion and other buildup from stud-less vehicle hub assemblies.
VIDEO: Hub Flange Runout Measurement
Find out why it’s essential you measure the hub flange before a brake job. This video is sponsored by GSP North America.
VIDEO: Finding The Right Hub Unit Using The VIN
Andrew Markel shows how using vehicle information, such as the VIN and trim level, can help you zero in on the right hub unit.
Free Tech Series Training Offered By Timken
Created by certified technicians and Timken engineers, the Timken Tech Series focuses on light and commercial vehicle product training.
Impact Damage On Wheel Hubs
When a driver hits a pothole or curb hard enough, extreme forces are put onto the balls or rollers and races of the bearing. This can result in the formation of a very small mark on the surfaces. The driver might go 1,000 miles or more before these components start making noise.
Torque And Runout: Measure Twice, Install Once
There are two critical measurements when installing a modern hub unit or cartridge bearing: torque and runout in the flange. Ignoring these critical numbers to save time will only lead to more comebacks and angry customers.