I have a 2002 mountaineer and would like to know what size socket i need to buy to remove the rear hub nut? Also how much dammage could i have done driveing for about 100 miles on a bad bearing?
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2002 Mercury Mountaineer Question: rear hub
Answer #1DaveJHM January 11, 2011, 20:59Master
Perhaps someone else will know the exact hub nut size. I unfortunately do not, and they do not list it in the shop manual.
100 miles - well, you never do know; you just have to have a look at the spindle once the bearing is removed to assess its condition.
Answer #2Jbklahn June 04, 2012, 20:29Rookie
On my 2002 mountaineer with 2wheel drive, the rear axle-hub nut is 36mm.