Wheel Bearings Replacement at your home or office in Maple Shade.

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4.9/5

Number of Reviews

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Patrick

30 years of experience
369 reviews
Patrick
30 years of experience
very profesional guy exellent person I appreciate the quick, good service & the reasonable price. I’m never disappointed.I appreciate all the hard work that he did for me in repairing my car. Patric did a wonderful job, I felt like he went above and beyond to get the job done right and in a timely manner.\r
Amazing he was really nice and helpful!

Ben

39 years of experience
1101 reviews
Ben
39 years of experience
He was there early, he took almost no time, super efficient and very charming and friendly. Made sure his work was up to par based on the customer's expectation before he left. Such a treat to work with. 10/10 would recommend.

Anthony

9 years of experience
103 reviews
Anthony
9 years of experience
Anthony was very thorough and professional. He took the time to explain to me some issues with my service. I will request him for my next service issue.

Dave

21 years of experience
303 reviews
Dave
21 years of experience

Jeffrey

25 years of experience
833 reviews
Jeffrey
25 years of experience
I wasn't looking forward to taking all day at a shop and I happened across this website. Jeffrey was great! Very helpful and insightful into the suspected issue. Incredibly professional and courteous. I will certainly have him do work in the future.

Brett

23 years of experience
160 reviews
Brett
23 years of experience
Great guy hard-working has great advice all around one of the best mechanic I know

Jose

15 years of experience
433 reviews
Jose
15 years of experience
Jose was awesome!

Tung

14 years of experience
277 reviews
Tung
14 years of experience
Tung does good - attentive work. He was nice and was timely. He finished the job for two rear wheel hub bearing replacements on my 2005 Buick in slightly over one hour. I can recommend Tung as a mechanic.

Robert

40 years of experience
232 reviews
Robert
40 years of experience
A repair that would have taken me half a day Robert knock out in about an hour. Thanks Robert! You will definitely be the first call I make to fix a problem I can not.

Chris

20 years of experience
1593 reviews
Chris
20 years of experience
Chris was delivered wrong parts even after my clear description of parts needed while requesting quote. Chris went ahead and made all efforts to fix my car. As of now after repairs I feel my car is better than before. He kept me updated always about anything I need to know. Just awesome. I really appreciate all your efforts. He is really an asset to the YourMechanic community.


How much does Wheel Bearings Replacement cost in Maple Shade?

It depends on the type of car you drive and the auto repair shop you go to in Maple Shade. Our mechanics in Maple Shade are mobile, which means they don't have the overhead that repair shops have. They provide you convenience by coming to your home or office in Maple Shade.

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2014 Dodge Avenger $283 $202.94 $79.99 8% $310.44
2014 Fiat 500 $211 $131.18 $79.99 11% $238.68
2013 GMC Savana 2500 $165 $61.03 $103.98 17% $200.78
2005 BMW Z4 $309 $220.76 $87.98 8% $339.01
2010 Cadillac CTS $401 $296.98 $103.98 8% $436.73
2010 Dodge Viper $269 $188.65 $79.99 9% $296.15

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Wheel Bearings Replacement Service

What are wheel bearings and how do they work?

A wheel bearing assembly consists of rolling elements, such as hardened steel ball bearings or roller bearings, that roll on and around hardened steel bearing races. The wheel bearings support the front and rear axle, and all the weight of your car. Wheel bearings are made with a high-precision technique using extremely hard steel in order to withstand all the normal impacts that occur to the wheel and tire assembly as you drive along the road.

When to replace wheel bearings?

  • Growling or grinding noise from a wheel. Failed or failing wheel bearings make a very characteristic growling noise which will grow louder as the bearing wear progresses. If you believe the wheel bearing noise is coming from one side of the car, you can self-diagnosis your wheel bearing as you drive the car by loading and unloading vehicle weight You can do this by “swerving” from side-to-side. For example, if the noise markedly increases when you swerve to left, which shifts the vehicle’s weight to the right, then it often indicates the wheel bearing on the right is failing.

  • Axial or radial play in the wheel or wheel hub. Should the wheel hub move up and down or in and out, the bearing may be worn.

  • Vibration in the steering wheel or vehicle body and/or wandering. Vibration and lack of directional stability could be consequences of loose or worn out wheel bearings.

  • Tire and wheel assembly does not turn smoothly. With the wheel jacked up, and the car not in gear, the wheel should rotate smoothly. Rough or inconsistent movement, which is often accompanied by noise, can signify damaged bearings. Be sure the brakes are not dragging as you perform this check.

How do mechanics replace wheel bearings?

The complexity of wheel bearing replacement varies greatly depending on the vehicle make, model, year, the wheel position (front versus rear), and the drive type (AWD versus FWD):

  • On vehicles with unitized wheel bearing/hub assemblies, the brake rotor and caliper are removed.
  • The large axle nut is removed, the axle is pushed back through the center of the unitized hub assembly, and three (or more) bolts holding the hub assembly to the steering knuckle are removed.
  • The hub assembly is then removed from the knuckle. On installation of the new hub assembly to the knuckle, the bolts are torqued to the factory specification. In many cases, it is required to discard the old axle nut and replace with a new one. Special attention must be given to tightening the axle nut to the exact factory specification because over or under-tightening can damage the newly installed bearing. All YourMechanic professionals use calibrated torque wrenches on these critical fasteners.
  • Finally, the brake rotor and brake caliper are re-attached, the wheel installed and the car is road tested.
  • On vehicles where the wheel bearing is pressed into a cavity within the steering knuckle, the steering knuckle must be removed from the vehicle in order to press out the old bearing and press in the new bearing.
  • On some vehicles, the wheel bearing is pressed onto an axle shaft and thus the axle must be extracted from the axle carrier. This will apply to certain trucks.

Is it safe to drive with a wheel bearing problem?

No. Wheel bearing failure is usually gradual, although in some cases it starts immediately after the dramatic impact of the wheel and tire assembly with a deep pothole. Wheel bearings can sometimes make noise for quite some time before you experience a catastrophic failure that would result in complete separation of the wheel and tire assembly from the axle. Generally, the risk of sudden failure increases with the noise level. But strictly speaking, once the bearing has started to fail it is impossible to predict exactly when it will fail completely. So it should not continue to be driven. Were a failing bearing to seize or break while you are moving, you could experience loss of control of the vehicle. Once you receive a conclusive diagnostic that a wheel bearing has failed, replace the bearing promptly.

When replacing wheel bearings, keep in mind:

  • If the car has a substantial number of miles on the failed bearing (100,000 miles or more), it is a good idea to replace both bearings (driver and passenger) on the axle at the same time.
  • Wheel bearing noise can be confused with tire noise from defective tires. In difficult cases, a mechanic will apply remote wireless microphones at all 4 wheel positions, and then drive the car while listening to a remote receiver, switching between wheel positions to pinpoint the location of the failed bearing.

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