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    Steve Libretto
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    I have a pair of SKF concentra ceramic axle bearings. Can anyone help with telling me what type of grease to use to service these bearings. Should I just pack it full of grease and replace the seal? They are currently not mounted, and I am planning on completely cleaning them first. Thanks

    #58487

    Rod Clinard
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    This vid should help.

    #58498

    Walt Gifford
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    Steve, use any high quality grease made for automotive bearings. https://www.pepboys.com/product/details/8110295/00052

    Don’t pack them totally full or grease will leak out of the seal when it gets hot.

    Gif

    FAA certified jet engine and aircraft technician,
    Nicholson Speedway class champion 2001,
    Yamaha KT100 Service Center,
    41 years karting experience

    • This reply was modified 11 months, 1 week ago by  Walt Gifford.
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    Steve Libretto
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    Thanks for the video, Rod

    thanks for the info Walt, I was waiting for your input!

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