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Wheel bearing Problems?

Wheel bearing problems occur due to excessive loads on the bearing (e.g. potholes) and heat build up due to lack of lubrication.

There should never be a rumbling, groan or grinding sound coming from the wheels of your car, nor any vibration through the steering wheel (unless of course you are driving over corrugated roads)!

Wheel bearing issues usually come about due to poorly sealed bearings or lack of lubrication. Worn bearings are very dangerous as they can collapse and cause the wheel to detach from the car. They can also cause uneven wear on the tyres, loud noises and vibration in the car.

The wheels on your vehicle need to operate in a smooth manner, regardless of surfaces and speeds. When there is damage to the wheel bearings, the drive is no longer smooth and friction will build up. This friction can then break down the wheel bearings and cause wear and tear on the axle.

Why choose Blackwood Dyno Tune & Service?

  • Decades of Service & Experience: We have been established in Blackwood since 1993
  • Courteous Customer Service: We are friendly, honest and dedicated to our customer service.
  • Fair & Competitive Prices: We pride ourselves on charging you only what you should be paying, and no more.
  • Local and International Vehicle Experience: We can work on any type of car, old or new, European or Australian.

Blackwood Dyno Tune & Service wheel bearing services include:

  • Wheel bearing hub assembly repair
  • Dust shield repair
  • Bearing replacement
  • Cleaning and repacking bearings with grease

If you hear squeals, grinding, whining or other abnormal sounds while you're driving, it's important to take it to a reputable mechanic as soon as possible. Whether the noises are loud at times and soft at others, it's a good sign there's a problem that needs rectifying.

Blackwood Dyno Tune & Service can give you peace of mind by advising you what is causing the loud noise or vibration in your vehicle.

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