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We negotiate competitive rates with garages to offer the best prices, on average 30% cheaper than main dealerships.

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Vetted garages

We personally select and vet only the best local garages, fully covered by a 12-month warranty on parts and labour.

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Collection from your door

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Our expert insights into wheel bearing replacement

Our expert insights into wheel bearing replacement

What does a wheel bearing do?

A wheel bearing is a crucial part of the wheel assembly that connects the wheel and the axle. It is a circle of ball bearings secured in a ring called a 'race'. A wheel bearing enables the wheel to rotate smoothly with minimal friction.

What are the signs of a bad wheel bearing?

Below are the top three symptoms that could indicate you need to replace your wheel bearing:

  • If you notice a grinding, grating or humming noise coming from your wheel or tyre. This noise usually increases with acceleration or as the vehicle turns.
  • A car that feels loose as you drive it - your steering seems less responsive or less precise than usual.
  • Steering wheel vibration which changes with speed or as your car turns.

What happens during a wheel bearing replacement?

Our certified mechanics will:

  • Jack the car safely and inspect the wheel with the faulty bearing.
  • Replace the faulty bearing, if necessary.
  • Refit the bearing and wheel.
  • Torque the wheel to the correct pressure. This is set by the car manufacturer.
  • Test drive the car.
  • If necessary, they will make any final adjustments.
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How much does it cost to fix my car?

Save up to 30% on your wheel bearing replacement. See our table above to browse our honest, upfront prices.


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Hey Fixter, can I drive with bad wheel bearings?
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What does a wheel bearing do?

A wheel bearing is a crucial part of the wheel assembly that connects the wheel and the axle. It is a circle of ball bearings secured in a ring called a 'race'. A wheel bearing enables the wheel to rotate smoothly with minimal friction.

What are the signs of a bad wheel bearing?

Below are the top three symptoms that could indicate you need to replace your wheel bearing:

  • If you notice a grinding, grating or humming noise coming from your wheel or tyre. This noise usually increases with acceleration or as the vehicle turns.
  • A car that feels loose as you drive it - your steering seems less responsive or less precise than usual.
  • Steering wheel vibration which changes with speed or as your car turns.

What happens during a wheel bearing replacement?

Our certified mechanics will:

  • Jack the car safely and inspect the wheel with the faulty bearing.
  • Replace the faulty bearing, if necessary.
  • Refit the bearing and wheel.
  • Torque the wheel to the correct pressure. This is set by the car manufacturer.
  • Test drive the car.
  • If necessary, they will make any final adjustments.
View more symptomsView more symptoms

How much does it cost to fix my car?

Save up to 30% on your wheel bearing replacement. See our table above to browse our honest, upfront prices.


Learn more

Daniel, from London

Hey Fixter, can I drive with bad wheel bearings?
Daniel
Nav

Nav, Fixter in-house mechanic expert

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Collection and delivery — anywhere

Our trusted and certified garages

Millennium Garages

Millennium Garages

London, UK
stars-5
19 reviews
Millennium Garages is based in Southwark, London offering numerous car repair services using state of the art equipment and fully trained staff with o...
Holocene Motor Group

Holocene Motor Group

London, UK
stars-4.5
12 reviews
Holocene Motor Group take care of your car. Located in Camden Road London, we provide a complete vehicle care package including routine servicing, MOT...
Blenheim Transport Ltd

Blenheim Transport Ltd

London, UK
stars-5
10 reviews
Blenheim Motor’s are a Servicing & Repairs Workshop, Recovery and Class 1, 2 & 4 MOT Testing Station with the 15 years of experience. We have fully eq...
Mow Motors Ltd

Mow Motors Ltd

London, UK
stars-4.5
11 reviews
Mow Motors Ltd and their team of qualified mechanics at London, UK look after your cars MOT, Servicing and Repairs
A1 Holloway Rental Ltd.

A1 Holloway Rental Ltd.

London, UK
stars-5
10 reviews
We are located in London, UK and handle your vehicle's MOT, Servicing and Repairs for all car makes and models.
Dundalk Motors

Dundalk Motors

London, UK
stars-4
15 reviews
Dundalk Motors London is an established MOT centre and car repairs garage with over twenty-eight years of experience. Based in Brockley we’re in a bus...

Here’s what our customers have to say…

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    Great service. Recommend to anyone, where have you been all my life. Everything was prompt and I was kept updated. The driver, DAN was on time and courteous. A big thank you to the company. It was cheap as chips £19 for mot and it was picked up and dropped off for free, car came back the same with...

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    Excellent service. Super efficient, low fuss, can fit around my life, answered the phone in a few rings, replied to my emails quickly.

  • Sharon hyde
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    Very good service picked car up and delivered it once work had been carried out kept you informed what work needed doing and the cost

  • Customer
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    Very positive experience with Fixter.Thank you for such excellent service, before and after.I would highly recommend to anyone.

  • Gareth Wax
    from Twickenham
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    Does exactly what it says on the tin. Superb and worth every penny

  • SC
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    Everything about this was first class.

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Your wheel bearing replacement is in safe hands with our top-rated mechanics

We personally select every local garage based on our unique 25-point criteria, which includes staff qualifications, equipment standards and customer ratings.

Fully qualified mechanics with 10+ years’ experience 👨‍🔧

Your car is in the UK’s safest expert hands.

Manufacturer-equivalent parts only ⚙️

Identical to your manufacturer’s, but much cheaper!

In-house experts approve all work personally 🔍

Every service carried out by our partner garages is fully reviewed.

12-month warranty on parts and labour 🛠

Any additional work needed will be carried out for free.

Your wheel bearing replacement is in safe hands with our top-rated mechanics

mechanic

We personally select every local garage based on our unique 25-point criteria, which includes staff qualifications, equipment standards and customer ratings.

Fully qualified mechanics with 10+ years’ experience 👨‍🔧

Your car is in the UK’s safest expert hands.

Manufacturer-equivalent parts only ⚙️

Identical to your manufacturer’s, but much cheaper!

In-house experts approve all work personally 🔍

Every service carried out by our partner garages is fully reviewed.

12-month warranty on parts and labour 🛠

Any additional work needed will be carried out for free.

Want to learn more about wheel bearing replacement?

Want to learn more about wheel bearing replacement?

We cover all makes and models — anywhere in the UK

We cover all makes and models — anywhere in the UK

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