Wheel Bearings Replacement at your home or office in Roseville.

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4.9/5

Number of Reviews

908

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Attila

17 years of experience
427 reviews
Attila
17 years of experience
Attila was very courteous and professional , he explained what he did and made sure that he completes everything same day, he communicated well so owner knows the timeline.
Did a fantastic job no problem at all I highly recommend him

Noe

34 years of experience
604 reviews
Noe
34 years of experience
Noe was an outstanding mechanic. Very friendly, to the point, and efficient. I work in outside sales, so having my car down for any amount of time is very taxing on my career. I will definitely be hiring Noe again, and will be referring all of my friends his way!
Noe gave me an excellent description of what was wrong, how he fixed it, and showed me the parts he had replaced. Very friendly and answered all my questions! I really appreciate his expertise; my car is running wonderfully smoothly!

Dan

37 years of experience
722 reviews
Dan
37 years of experience
He was the best. Didn't give, new his stuff very well and a very good guy. Thanks Dan
Friendly fast & job well done. Couldn't have asked for best service!

Tyrone

9 years of experience
422 reviews
Tyrone
9 years of experience
He was very knowledgeable and respectful and I would recommend him to family and friends.
This guy is an absolute expert. Prompt and professional! Went above and beyond in explaining my issue. Made great recommendations. Will book again!

Kyle

18 years of experience
20 reviews
Kyle
18 years of experience
Kayle was on time for appointment He did nice work on my car, explained everything I am happy with his work

Eladio

8 years of experience
123 reviews
Eladio
8 years of experience
Excellent work

Torrieanto

10 years of experience
473 reviews
Torrieanto
10 years of experience
Thanks so much. One of the best mechanics I have ever dealt with.

Richard

18 years of experience
126 reviews
Richard
18 years of experience
Friendly and professional. Great job.

Michael

20 years of experience
77 reviews
Michael
20 years of experience
Michael did a great job, and he is very professional. I will recommend him to any one. Thanks Michael.

Duane

23 years of experience
371 reviews
Duane
23 years of experience
This is my first car repair and Mr.Duane made me feel very comfortable with the whole process. He arrived two hours early and got replaced two wheel bearings in an hour. He is very professional and got the job done right. Satisfied customer, definitely will be using this service again.


How much does Wheel Bearings Replacement cost in Roseville?

It depends on the type of car you drive and the auto repair shop you go to in Roseville. Our mechanics in Roseville 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 Roseville.

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2011 Ram Dakota $129 $25.21 $103.98 21% $164.96
2009 GMC Savana 3500 $344 $263.98 $79.99 7% $371.48
2008 Volvo S80 $325 $236.98 $87.98 8% $355.23
2010 Lincoln MKS $408 $280.48 $127.98 9% $452.48
2009 Lincoln MKS $408 $280.48 $127.98 9% $452.48
2008 Chevrolet Corvette $401 $296.98 $103.98 8% $436.73

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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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