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10/27/10 7:19pm - Original Message: 'Front Wheel Bearings'
Jeffm Gold Member
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Sebago Lake, ME - USA

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1978 Silver Anniversary L82 4spd (M21) Red Leather. -1978 Pace Car L82 4spd (M21) 20k miles.

Joined: 2/15/2007
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Redoing my front bushings and stuff so I also removed the rotors from the spindles so I could repack the bearings and replace the seals. Is there a certain type or brand name of wheel bearing grease that I should look for?
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10/27/10 7:35pm - Reply: 'Front Wheel Bearings'
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York, PA - USA

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1969 daytona conv. all original 350 350 380 4 sp w/air..and hard top

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Hey Jeff I used the Mobil One synthetic wheel bearing grease..I put it in my packer and press away..make sure the seals are ok or just replace them..
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10/28/10 6:47am - Reply: 'Front Wheel Bearings'
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HOWELL, NJ - USA

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1979, Targa Blue (72 Color), Pace Car rear spoiler, L88 hood, Dark blue factory interior, 525HP 406, HD 700R4, 370 gears,Steeroids, composite rear spring, TT IIs wrapped in T/A Radials.

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I always replace seals once they're removed from the hub.... Cheap insurance.

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10/28/10 7:52am - Reply: 'Front Wheel Bearings'
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Equinunk, PA - USA

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1972 conv, 4-speed, 350, 200hp, numbers match, rally wheels, war bonnett yellow w/white top. good condition, nice driver.

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I did all new parts and grey silicone high temp wheel bearing grease.  Good so far.

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10/29/10 5:18am - Reply: 'Front Wheel Bearings'
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1978 Silver Anniversary L82 4spd (M21) Red Leather. -1978 Pace Car L82 4spd (M21) 20k miles.

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Thanks for the reply's. Looks like I'm good to go. Thumbs Up

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