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Q: Do I need a press to replace the front passenger wheel bearing?

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A: Thanks for writing in about your 1999 Buick...

Thanks for writing in about your 1999 Buick Century. The short answer is: no, your wheel bearing is bolted in with 3 bolts. If you need assistance with the replacement of your wheel bearing, consider YourMechanic, as one of our mobile experts can come to your home to do so.

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