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Did i toast my hub/bearing?

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Old 08-05-2006, 03:45 PM   #1
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Default Did i toast my hub/bearing?

I had to change my steering knuckle for something on my z/28.

The hub/bearing was seized on very tightly. I whacked it with a hammer on the back a couple times and the sides to get it out. I didnt hit the actualy rotating assembly but i did hit the housing. Now, when i turn the hub, the thing sticks in position. It won't freely rotate anymore. Did i destroy the thing? I would hate to have to buy another.

Anything I can do? Should i try to mount it on the new knuckle and see what happens or should i just get a new one?
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What are you doingreplacing or puting on a differentpart if you have a bearing assybly that won't turn freely you probably need a new one!
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