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Wheel Bearing Check
So whilst doing my yearly service, I checked bearings on both front and rear wheel and I found an enormous difference between front and rear wheel bearings...
I check the bearings by removing the wheels out and spinning each bearing, to see if they spin freely, if there's any binding or tight spots, etc. So in order to make the bearings spin, I wedge my finger(s) on the bearing and then rotate, and the difference in resistance between front bearings, and rear bearings is very noticeable... Front bearings are a lot harder to rotate, whereas rear bearings spin quite easily. I couldn't find any tight spots or binding or anything like that, on any of the bearings, so my first thought was that all is good, but considering the difference, I now start to wonder if there's anything wrong with the front bearings / wheel...
Did a quick search here and couldn't find any answer.
Also I do understand that this is a bit of a subjective question as you guys won't be able to have a "feel" for it, and gauge it for yourselves...
Just hoping that anyone out there has experienced something similar, and appreciate any comments.
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