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Old 12-11-2012, 06:02 PM
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Originally Posted by chevynut View Post
I was taught 50 some odd years ago that when you pack wheel bearings you clean them and blow them dry (with out spinning the bearing) and then repack them. Where I work now, they just wipe grease off and blow grease from bearing and then repack. Just wanted to get your take on doing it this way.
I learned like you its the right way! Quality and pride in a job well done way! As mentioned its a time saver now ,times money! Its funny how a few cents effects 0verall quality any more! 2000 hrs In a year, 2 min. per hr., per man,8hrs a day is $ !!!!!

How can you give it a good inspection for wear as stated earlier

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