How do you replace rear hub bearing assembly on 2003 v-8 4x4 Ford Explorer?
Haynes Repair Manual #36025, Ford Explorer 2002-2006, Chapter 10, "Hub and bearing assembly (rear) replacement": Due to the special tools and expertise required to press the hub and bearing from the rear knuckle, this job should be left to a professional mechanic. However, the knuckle may be removed and taken to an automotive machine shop or other qualified repair facility equipped with the necessary tools.
Can you replace The rear wheel bearing or do you have to replace the entire wheel hub assembly on a 2003 ford expedition?
To replace the front bearing,jack up front and remove the wheel.Remove the brake caliber assembly and pads.The brake caliber guide ,held in place by 2 bolts that is bolted to the hub assembly has to be removed in order to remove the rotor.Remove the 3 bolts which hold the wheel bearing to the hub assembly,from the backside.Remove the 35mm axle nut using an inpact drill or strong arm.Tap the axle out of the assembly and…