Wheel Bearings Replacement at your home or office in Sapulpa.

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4.9/5

Number of Reviews

920

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Wesley

14 years of experience
277 reviews
Wesley
14 years of experience
Wesley showed up to the appointment on time, but then found out he was given the wrong part for our car. He returned that evening with the correct part and fixed our car promptly and it has been running great since.
wesley did a good job. the service was convienent and no more pricey than other garages. i would use this service again.

Jason

15 years of experience
429 reviews
Jason
15 years of experience
Very thorough and very nice
Jason was able to fix what was required and went beyond.

Douglas

25 years of experience
52 reviews
Douglas
25 years of experience
Reliable, efficient and very knowledgeable. You can tell he takes pride in his service and respects the client. Will definitely use again!

Alonzo

25 years of experience
41 reviews
Alonzo
25 years of experience
Alonzo did a great job replacing my Wheel Bearings. He was on time and courteous and explained the work that I needed on my vehicle.

Joseph

18 years of experience
436 reviews
Joseph
18 years of experience
First time experience using your mechanic.com I was highly impressed with Joseph. was very knowledgeable, friendly and timely. was a great experience and highly recommend him

Hani

18 years of experience
80 reviews
Hani
18 years of experience
He was really amazing. Hani works very efficiently and is very, very good at what he does

Chris

18 years of experience
402 reviews
Chris
18 years of experience
Professional and patient to get to the root of the problem.

Toby

8 years of experience
100 reviews
Toby
8 years of experience
Really good service I will defiantly use it again.

Steve

38 years of experience
96 reviews
Steve
38 years of experience
Great at diagnosing the problem. Issue resolved and am very satisfied with his expertise.

Joseph

25 years of experience
499 reviews
Joseph
25 years of experience
Joseph was outstanding! Prompt, polite, and professional!!! He made my first time using your mechanic a pleasurable experience and I will always use this service model!!! Awesome!!!


How much does Wheel Bearings Replacement cost in Sapulpa?

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

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2008 Mercury Grand Marquis $308 $227.63 $79.99 8% $335.13
2014 Chevrolet Express 3500 $131 $27.51 $103.98 21% $167.26
2004 Saab 9-5 $255 $175.34 $79.99 9% $282.84
2015 Mini Cooper $337 $232.72 $103.98 9% $372.47
2008 Cadillac STS $269 $157.45 $111.98 12% $307.95
2007 Ford Mustang $145 $25.21 $119.98 22% $186.46

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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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