Wheel Bearing Question.... - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
User Tag List

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 2 Old 03-01-2014, 04:23 AM Thread Starter
Compression Ignition Addict
Msp079's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2013
Posts: 518
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 3 Post(s)
Thanks: 1
Thanked 7 Times in 7 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Question Wheel Bearing Question....

Hi All,

Believe I got a bad wheel bearing in the front. How can you tell if you have coarse or fine thread? Someone said you count the threads per square inch?

I dont have all the tools to do job myself as much as I would like to, but got quoted from a shop that deals strictly with diesels $700 ish for a wheel bearing job...

I do need to replace both fronts with pads,calipers,rotors due to rust and little rot starting....rears are done.

Anyone in the CT area that could give me a hand doing the job, figured I would throw it out there....

My Sig give info on truck.

I appreciate the time and info...Thanks All.

2001 F250 CC SB Lariat 7.3 4x4
TS 6 Pos Chip "Power-Struck Tunes"
Billet Wicked Wheel 2
ARP Head Studs
GTP38 Non-Ebpv
IH Up-Pipes
CNC Fab 4-Line Feed
6.0 Trans Cooler
Riffraff 6637 Intake
JW Valve Body (Soon)
285/75R16 Toyo ATs
Dieselsite Coolant Filtration Kit

Msp079 is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 2 Old 03-02-2014, 06:11 AM
Powerstroke.org Fanatic
delta99's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2013
Posts: 110
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 6
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Your '01 should have coarse thread...14x2. It's pretty obvious just by looking, the coarse threads look odd to me on wheel studs, since they normally are fine. If you aren't sure, you could go to a hardware store. Take off a lug nut and bring it in with you. Find a 14x2 metric bolt and try threading the nut on. If it goes, you have coarse thread

2000 F250 Super Duty, 4x4, 7.3, 6 speed manual, 4" straight exhaust, 6637 air filter, superwinch hub locks, zoodad, foil delete, AIH delete, power pedal, autometer gauges, 2.5" leveling kit, 256,000 miles and counting
delta99 is offline  
Sponsored Links

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome