[Healeys] Hub bearing race install question

Bob Haskell rchaskell at earthlink.net
Thu Nov 15 16:44:29 MST 2012


I've not needed to heat/cool to install, but I have a hydraulic press. 
But it doesn't take a lot of force.  I'd stick the hubs in the oven. 
That way you don't have to worry about any moisture.


Bob Haskell
AHCA 3000 Mk I registrar

On 11/15/2012 02:17 PM, Steve B. Gerow wrote:
> To install the front hub bearing races, I was going to heat the hubs in boiling water and freeze the races in my freezer.
> Is this the correct procedure - or am I risking breaking the races by freezing them in combo with boiling the hubs?
> Experience-based advice appreciated.

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