Q: Q: Wheel Bearings

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Can i repack a 05 nissan titan wheel hub

Hi There, Yes, you can certainly repack the wheel bearings as opposed to replacing them. Generally, if they are not damaged, they are perfectly fine to repack. Occasionally, wheel bearings will fail due to pitting or small damage on the surface of the rollers or the bearing race. Both the surface of the rollers and the race is precision machined to tight tolerances and highly polished to allow the rollers to pass easily over the race with the addition of bearing grease for lubrication and cooling. Over time the bearing will wear slightly, allowing microscopic pieces of metal into the grease. I would suggest having a professional from Your Mechanic come to your location to diagnose and inspect your vehicle.

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