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Hustler wheel bearing replacement

Discussion in 'Hustler Turf Equip (Archived)' started by ReubenJames, Apr 3, 2013.

  1. ReubenJames

    ReubenJames LawnSite Member
    Posts: 3

    I have a FastTrack SD and had a tire that keep going down so I took it off the get a tube for it. When I did one the wheel bearing fell out with little ball bearing all of the place. Before mowing season starts I going to replace all four (two on each wheel) and have got the part number. Are these bearing pressed in or do need any special tools or knowledge to remove the old ones and put in new ones.
  2. hustlermidwest

    hustlermidwest LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 636

    No special tool or press needed. Just take the biggest hammer you can find and place it where you wont use it. I would use wood or something soft when tapping in the bearings with a light hammer. Don't try to get them in with one shot, take your time and be smooth and all should be well. Don't forget your grease.

    Brian O

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