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Old 20 Jul 2012, 04:56 pm
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twice!! i put in the bearing. drove about a mile and was like WTF!? is that me? listen a little closer, it IS me! maybe i used the wrong torque stick and the lugnuts came loose? back on the rack to see.. lugnuts are tight. axle nut is tight. wheel wobbles a lot and easily. hmph. take it back apart, the bearing moved. apparently the 2001 has a 33mm and 2002+ have a 39mm wide bearing. anyways. i'm an expert now. all is happy in PT land. LOL!
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Old 07 Aug 2012, 06:43 am
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Default Re: changed the front wheel bearing today

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this part is very common and after 1 to 2 month will change it.This part control the car.Wheel bearings rotate in the hub and allow the wheel to turn when the vehicle is in motion.
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Old 07 Aug 2012, 05:56 pm
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Default Re: changed the front wheel bearing today

YEP!

All the 1st gen Neon guys change axles to PT or old Turbo Dodge so outer stub doesn't break:



I THINK you can change that tin bearing retainer piece of tine and swap hubs, but never seen or hear it done
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