The front wheel bearing is replaced when worn.

A sign of bearing wear is the appearance of noise and knocking when the car is moving (noise turning into a whistle).

You can determine the wear by the presence of play when the suspended wheel is rocked in a vertical plane.

How to replace a Hyundai Solaris front hub bearing

We install the car on a lift or an inspection ditch and place wheel chocks under the rear wheels

How to replace a Hyundai Solaris front hub bearing

Unscrew the wheel nuts and remove the decorative cap

How to replace a Hyundai Solaris front hub bearing

Tighten the two nuts to fix the wheel

How to replace a Hyundai Solaris front hub bearing

Unlock the hub nut with a beard

How to replace a Hyundai Solaris front hub bearing

Loosen the hub nut and wheel nuts

Raise the front of the car, set the stops and finally unscrew the hub nut

How to replace a Hyundai Solaris front hub bearing

Unscrew the wheel nuts and remove the wheel

Disconnect the tie rod end from the steering knuckle lever using a puller

How to replace a Hyundai Solaris front hub bearing

How to replace a Hyundai Solaris front hub bearing

If a wheel speed sensor is installed, then unscrew the sensor mounting bolt and remove the sensor.

How to replace a Hyundai Solaris front hub bearing

Unscrew the bolt securing the brake hose holder to the steering knuckle

How to replace a Hyundai Solaris front hub bearing

Leave the brake hose to the side

How to replace a Hyundai Solaris front hub bearing

Disconnect the front suspension arm from the steering knuckle

How to replace a Hyundai Solaris front hub bearing

Unscrew the brake caliper mounting bolts

How to replace a Hyundai Solaris front hub bearing

We remove the caliper and fix it with wire on the coils of the spring, without disconnecting the brake hose from it and without allowing tension or kinks in the hose

How to replace a Hyundai Solaris front hub bearing

We remove the shank of the outer CV joint from the front wheel hub, moving the telescopic rack to the side, and hang the drive shaft on the wire

How to replace a Hyundai Solaris front hub bearing

Remove the brake disc

How to replace a Hyundai Solaris front hub bearing

Unscrew the nuts securing the shock strut to the steering knuckle

How to replace a Hyundai Solaris front hub bearing

We remove the bolts from the holes in the steering knuckle and the rack bracket

How to replace a Hyundai Solaris front hub bearing

Remove the steering knuckle assembly with the hub

We press the hub and the hub bearing out of the steering knuckle, for this:

Pry off the hub bearing circlip with a screwdriver

How to replace a Hyundai Solaris front hub bearing

How to replace a Hyundai Solaris front hub bearing

And remove the ring

How to replace a Hyundai Solaris front hub bearing

We press out the hub, through a mandrel of a suitable size

How to replace a Hyundai Solaris front hub bearing

Install the cup puller and press the bearing out of the hole in the steering knuckle

How to replace a Hyundai Solaris front hub bearing

If there is no puller, we knock out the bearing using a mandrel of a suitable size

We clean the parts, inspect, lubricate the inner surface of the knuckle seat and the outer surface of the hub with a thin layer of grease

We press the new bearing into the hole of the steering knuckle until it stops

We press the hub until it stops, resting the inner ring of the bearing on a suitable mandrel

Install the steering knuckle and all parts in reverse order

Having lowered the car to the ground, you need to rock it several times.

After that, finally tighten the screw connections of the suspension with the car on the ground.

Fastening torques Nm:

  • - wheel nuts - 98±10;
  • - nut of the bolt of fastening of the shock strut of the front suspension to the steering knuckle - 110;
  • - bolt for fastening the brake hose holder to the steering knuckle - 13;
  • - nut for fastening the ball joint pin to the steering knuckle - 71;

After that, you need to press the brake pedal all the way down several times.

This is necessary to select the gaps in the brake mechanisms that appeared after they were removed.

After that, you need to check the angles of the front wheels

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