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2005 Toyota Matrix Question: wHAT TOOLS ARE NEEDED TO REPLACE A REAR WHEEL BEARING ON A 2005 TOYOTA MATRIX XR
Answer #1Greg's Orange Auto (13458 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386globalhelper November 01, 2012, 16:08Master
are you planning on renting them,because they will cost you more than the job is worth
ReplyMATRIXXR, November 01, 2012, 19:34Rookie
If need be ,I will have to rent them!
Replypushrod, November 02, 2012, 15:27Master
Replyziptie12, November 05, 2012, 13:35Master
more wasted space........
Answer #2pushrod November 01, 2012, 16:52Master
I SUGGEST LETTING A REPAIR SHOP DO THIS FOR YOU. I WOULD LET THEM CONFIRM THAT IT NEEDS THIS REPAIR.
ReplyMATRIXXR, November 01, 2012, 19:42Rookie
From what i can here ,the noise everyone states it is a wheel bearing as i turn a certian way it grinds as if it is roller bearings . I do not have the $ to have it fixed so i am going to try at it myself.
Replyyour.mechanic, November 01, 2012, 20:19Master
Matrix XR, smart thing you are attempting to change the wheel bearings by yourself, it is impressive that a non-mechanic is willing to tackle such job instead of a boring brake job anyone can do. Much money can be saved by people doing their own repairs. You were probably quoted at least $600 in labor for this job, right? That money you don't spend is money saved for better things than just auto repair! Just remember, a thousand mile journey begins with one step! Anyway, when you are in the middle of the job, and stuck, missing a tool or knowledge how to remove something, or even just tired after spending eight hours getting little done, and everything is half-apart, call me...I will help you out.
Replypushrod, November 02, 2012, 00:24Master
GOOD LUCK TO BOTH OF YOU! I HOPE IT WORKS OUT.
PICK UP A REPAIR MANUAL THEY ARE NOT TO MUCH $ .
Replyyour.mechanic, November 02, 2012, 08:53Master
Thank you for wishing us luck Wet Fry, I don't need it...I am confident enough to replace this wheel bearing without any problems. Oh? You recommending me to pick up a manual? That is not really good advice, I already have access to Mitchell On-demand, All-data, and Identifix...so why waste my money on a "manual"?
Replypushrod, November 02, 2012, 09:09Master
Din't know you were doing the work,but still good luck can't hurt right,
I will not comment on your spelling however i am above that! By the way
my reply was to the question, not you!! Just the only place i could enter it.
AND THAT IS ALL!!!!!!!!!!
Replyyour.mechanic, November 02, 2012, 09:47Master
tank u fore then goood luk, sowwery fore the speling erors, i noww yu ar above and beond that.
Replyziptie12, November 02, 2012, 20:05Master
???????????????? are you really that angry???????...never mind.
Answer #3your.mechanic November 01, 2012, 19:36Master
you probably need a general set of metric tools, cutting-disc tool, and possibly a assortment of pullers.
Replyziptie12, November 02, 2012, 20:28Master
'an' assortment of pullers , not 'a' ASSortmentment of pullers........Wheaties or Fruit Loops?
Replyyour.mechanic, November 02, 2012, 20:46Master
now...you're too tight
Replyziptie12, November 03, 2012, 04:02Master
Sorry , still warming up. Cracker jacks or skittles?