Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.5 TDCi, FORD Fiesta Mk6 Van 1.5 TDCi, FORD B-MAX (JK) 1.5 TDCi, FORD B-Max Van (JK) 1.5 TDCi

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change front wheel bearing / front hub bearing on FORD FIESTA JA8 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Replacement: wheel bearing – Ford Fiesta JA8. List of the tools you'll need:
Replacement: wheel bearing – Ford Fiesta JA8. List of the tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Combination spanner #13
Combination spanner #15
Drive socket # 10
Drive socket # 15
Drive socket # 18
Drive socket # 32
Wheel impact socket #19
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Tap wrench
Hammer
Pin punch
Flat Screwdriver
Clip removal tool
Circlip pliers
Ball joint puller
Bearing separator
Bush and bearing driver set
Vice
Crow bar
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Wheel Bearing for Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) and other FORD models
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Cap, wheel bearing
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FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.5 TDCi
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Cap, wheel bearing on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Van 1.5 TDCi
FORD Fiesta Mk6 Van 1.5 TDCi
How to change Wheel Bearing on Ford Fiesta ja8 1.25 – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Wheel Bearing
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FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.5 TDCi
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Wheel Bearing on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Van 1.5 TDCi
FORD Fiesta Mk6 Van 1.5 TDCi
How to change Wheel Bearing Kit on Ford Fiesta ja8 1.25 – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Wheel Bearing Kit
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FORD B-MAX (JK) 1.5 TDCi
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Wheel Bearing Kit on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.5 TDCi
FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.5 TDCi
Easy tricks to help you to replace Wheel Bearing Kit on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Van 1.5 TDCi
FORD Fiesta Mk6 Van 1.5 TDCi
Wheel Bearing Kit removal & installation, incredibly easy steps for FORD B-Max Van (JK) 1.5 TDCi
FORD B-Max Van (JK) 1.5 TDCi
Replacement: wheel bearing – Ford Fiesta JA8. Professionals recommend:
  • Do not re-use the bearing assembly of your Ford Fiesta JA8 car.
  • The wheel hub bearing replacement procedure is identical for both wheels on the same axle.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: wheel bearing – Ford Fiesta JA8. Recommended sequence of steps:
  1. How to change Wheel Bearing on Ford Fiesta ja8 2008 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 1
    Clean the fastener of the driveshaft.Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
  2. How to replace FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.25 2009 Wheel Bearing - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 2
    Loosen the fastener of the driveshaft. Use a drive socket #32.Use a tap wrench.
  3. Ford Fiesta ja8 1.4 TDCi 2010 Wheel Bearing replacement: free workshop manuals
    Step 3
    Secure the wheels with chocks.
  4. Changing Wheel Bearing on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.5 TDCi 2011 by yourself
    Step 4
    Loosen the wheel mounting bolts.Use wheel impact socket #19.
  5. How to remove FORD FIESTA 1.4 LPG 2012 Wheel Bearing - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 5
    Raise the front of the car and secure on supports.
  6. How to replace Wheel Bearing on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 2013: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Step 6
    Unscrew the wheel bolts.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Important! Hold the wheel while unscrewing the fastening bolts. Ford Fiesta JA8
  7. How hard is it to do yourself: Wheel Bearing replacement on Ford Fiesta ja8 1.4 2014 - download illustrated guide
    Step 7
    Remove the wheel.
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    Step 8
    Disconnect the brake hose holder from the shock absorber strut.Use a drive socket #10.Use a ratchet wrench.
  9. Changing of Wheel Bearing on Ford Fiesta ja8 2016 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Step 9
    Detach the brake hose from the shock strut.
  10. FORD FIESTA 1.4 TDCi Wheel Bearing replacement: online guides and video tutorials
    Step 10
    Spread the brake pads.Use a crowbar.
  11. Replacing Wheel Bearing on Ford Fiesta ja8 2018 1.25 by yourself
    Step 11
    Clean the brake caliper bracket fasteners. Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
  12. Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.4 LPG 2019 Wheel Bearing DIY replacement workshop manual
    Step 12
    Unscrew the caliper bracket fastening.Use a drive socket #15.Use a tap wrench.
  13. How to change Wheel Bearing on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 2020 - tips and tricks
    Step 13
    Remove the brake caliper together with its bracket.
    Replacement: wheel bearing – Ford Fiesta JA8. AUTODOC recommends:
    Tie the caliper to the suspension or to the body with a wire without disconnecting from the brake hose to prevent depressurization of the brake system.Make sure that the brake caliper is not hanging on the brake hose.Don't press the brake pedal after the brake caliper has been removed. As a result, the piston can fall out from the brake cylinder, and brake fluid leakage and depressurization of the system may occur.
  14. Step-by-step recommendations for DIY replacement Ford Fiesta ja8 2021 1.4 LPG Wheel Bearing
    Step 14
    Clean the brake disc fasteners.Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
  15. DIY replacement of Wheel Bearing on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.6 TDCi 2008 is not an issue anymore with our step-by-step tutorial
    Step 15
    Remove the brake disc.
  16. How to change Wheel Bearing on Ford Fiesta ja8 2008 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 16
    Disconnect the ABS sensor wiring.
  17. How to replace FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.25 2009 Wheel Bearing - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 17
    Unscrew and remove the wheel arch cover fasteners.Use a clip removal tool.
  18. Ford Fiesta ja8 1.4 TDCi 2010 Wheel Bearing replacement: free workshop manuals
    Step 18
    Detach the ABS sensor connector.
  19. Changing Wheel Bearing on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.5 TDCi 2011 by yourself
    Step 19
    Clean the fasteners connecting the shock strut to the steering knuckle.Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
  20. How to remove FORD FIESTA 1.4 LPG 2012 Wheel Bearing - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 20
    Unscrew the lower fastener connecting the shock strut to the steering knuckle.Use a combination spanner #15.Use a drive socket #18.Use a ratchet wrench.
  21. How to replace Wheel Bearing on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 2013: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Step 21
    Clean all joints of the arm.Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
  22. How hard is it to do yourself: Wheel Bearing replacement on Ford Fiesta ja8 1.4 2014 - download illustrated guide
    Step 22
    Unscrew the ball joint fastening to the steering knuckle.Use a combination spanner #13.Use a drive socket #15.Use a tap wrench.
  23. Need to know how to renew Wheel Bearing on FORD FIESTA ? This free workshop manual will help you to do it yourself
    Step 23
    Remove the fastening bolt.
  24. Changing of Wheel Bearing on Ford Fiesta ja8 2016 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Step 24
    Clean the fastener connecting the tie rod end to the steering knuckle. Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
  25. FORD FIESTA 1.4 TDCi Wheel Bearing replacement: online guides and video tutorials
    Step 25
    Unscrew the end fastening nut to the steering knuckle.Use a drive socket #18.Use a ratchet wrench.
  26. Replacing Wheel Bearing on Ford Fiesta ja8 2018 1.25 by yourself
    Step 26
    Disconnect the tie rod end from the steering knuckle.Use a ball joint puller.
  27. Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.4 LPG 2019 Wheel Bearing DIY replacement workshop manual
    Step 27
    Disconnect the ball joint from the steering knuckle.
  28. How to change Wheel Bearing on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 2020 - tips and tricks
    Step 28
    Remove the fastening nut.
  29. Step-by-step recommendations for DIY replacement Ford Fiesta ja8 2021 1.4 LPG Wheel Bearing
    Step 29
    Detach the driveshaft from the steering knuckle.
    Replacement: wheel bearing – Ford Fiesta JA8. Tip from AUTODOC:
    Make sure that the drive shaft is not unloaded (when the car is jacked).
  30. DIY replacement of Wheel Bearing on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.6 TDCi 2008 is not an issue anymore with our step-by-step tutorial
    Step 30
    Remove the fastening bolts.
  31. How to change Wheel Bearing on Ford Fiesta ja8 2008 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 31
    Disconnect the steering knuckle from the shock absorber strut.
  32. How to replace FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.25 2009 Wheel Bearing - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 32
    Remove the steering knuckle together with the hub.
    Step 33
    Grip the wheel hub together with the bearing in a vice.
  33. Ford Fiesta ja8 1.4 TDCi 2010 Wheel Bearing replacement: free workshop manuals
    Step 34
    Remove the wheel hub from the steering knuckle.Use a pin punch.Use a hammer.
  34. Changing Wheel Bearing on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.5 TDCi 2011 by yourself
    Step 35
    Release the vice and take out the wheel hub together with the bearing.
  35. How to remove FORD FIESTA 1.4 LPG 2012 Wheel Bearing - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 36
    Pull the bearing inner race out of the wheel hub. Use a bearing separator.Use a pin punch.Use a hammer.
  36. How to replace Wheel Bearing on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 2013: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Step 37
    Clean the wheel hub bearing retaining ring.Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
  37. How hard is it to do yourself: Wheel Bearing replacement on Ford Fiesta ja8 1.4 2014 - download illustrated guide
    Step 38
    Remove the wheel hub bearing retaining ring.Use circlip pliers.Use a flat screwdriver.
  38. Need to know how to renew Wheel Bearing on FORD FIESTA ? This free workshop manual will help you to do it yourself
    Step 39
    Clean the hub bearing mounting seat.Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
  39. Changing of Wheel Bearing on Ford Fiesta ja8 2016 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Step 40
    Press out the wheel hub bearing.Use a bush and bearing driver set.
  40. FORD FIESTA 1.4 TDCi Wheel Bearing replacement: online guides and video tutorials
    Step 41
    Clean the hub bearing mounting seat.Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
  41. Replacing Wheel Bearing on Ford Fiesta ja8 2018 1.25 by yourself
    Step 42
    Press the new bearing in the steering knuckle.
    Replacement: wheel bearing – Ford Fiesta JA8. AUTODOC experts recommend:
    Check to make sure the wheel hub bearing is positioned correctly. Avoid its misalignment. Stop pressing on the surface of the bearing immediately after it has been fitted into its mounting seat.
  42. Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.4 LPG 2019 Wheel Bearing DIY replacement workshop manual
    Step 43
    Treat the fasteners of the wheel hub bearing.Use WD-40 spray.
    Step 44
    Install the wheel hub bearing retaining ring.Use circlip pliers.
  43. How to change Wheel Bearing on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 2020 - tips and tricks
    Step 45
    Install the wheel hub on the steering knuckle.Use a bush and bearing driver set.
  44. Step-by-step recommendations for DIY replacement Ford Fiesta ja8 2021 1.4 LPG Wheel Bearing
    Step 46
    Install the steering knuckle with a hub in assembly.
    Step 47
    Fix the shock absorber strut on the steering knuckle.
  45. DIY replacement of Wheel Bearing on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.6 TDCi 2008 is not an issue anymore with our step-by-step tutorial
    Step 48
    Install the fastening bolts.
  46. How to change Wheel Bearing on Ford Fiesta ja8 2008 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 49
    Clean the splines of the drive shaft CV joint. Use WD-40 spray.
  47. How to replace FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.25 2009 Wheel Bearing - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 50
    Install the drive shaft.
  48. Ford Fiesta ja8 1.4 TDCi 2010 Wheel Bearing replacement: free workshop manuals
    Step 51
    Install the fastening nut.
  49. Changing Wheel Bearing on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.5 TDCi 2011 by yourself
    Step 52
    Screw the nut of the drive shaft.Use a drive socket #32.Use a ratchet wrench.
  50. How to remove FORD FIESTA 1.4 LPG 2012 Wheel Bearing - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 53
    Connect the ball joint to the steering knuckle.
  51. How to replace Wheel Bearing on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 2013: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Step 54
    Clean the mounting seats of the tie rod end.Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
  52. How hard is it to do yourself: Wheel Bearing replacement on Ford Fiesta ja8 1.4 2014 - download illustrated guide
    Step 55
    Connect the tie rod end to the steering knuckle.
  53. Need to know how to renew Wheel Bearing on FORD FIESTA ? This free workshop manual will help you to do it yourself
    Step 56
    Screw on the fastening nut that connects the tie rod end to the steering knuckle.Use a drive socket #18.Use a ratchet wrench.
  54. Changing of Wheel Bearing on Ford Fiesta ja8 2016 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Step 57
    Install the fastening bolt.
  55. FORD FIESTA 1.4 TDCi Wheel Bearing replacement: online guides and video tutorials
    Step 58
    Screw the fasteners of the ball joint.Use a combination spanner #13.Use a drive socket #15.Use a ratchet wrench.
  56. Replacing Wheel Bearing on Ford Fiesta ja8 2018 1.25 by yourself
    Step 59
    Tighten the lower fasteners connecting the shock strut to the steering knuckle.Use a combination spanner #15.Use a drive socket #18.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 77 Nm torque.
  57. Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.4 LPG 2019 Wheel Bearing DIY replacement workshop manual
    Step 60
    Tighten the fastening nut connecting the tie rod end to the steering knuckle. Use a drive socket #18.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 70 nm torque.
  58. How to change Wheel Bearing on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 2020 - tips and tricks
    Step 61
    Tighten the ball joint fastener. Use a drive socket #15.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 50 Nm torque.
  59. Step-by-step recommendations for DIY replacement Ford Fiesta ja8 2021 1.4 LPG Wheel Bearing
    Step 62
    Connect the ABS sensor wiring.
  60. DIY replacement of Wheel Bearing on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.6 TDCi 2008 is not an issue anymore with our step-by-step tutorial
    Step 63
    Attach the ABS sensor connector.
  61. How to change Wheel Bearing on Ford Fiesta ja8 2008 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 64
    Install and tighten the wheel arch cover fasteners.
  62. How to replace FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.25 2009 Wheel Bearing - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 65
    Clean the hub.Use a wire brush.Treat the contacting surface.Use copper grease.
  63. Ford Fiesta ja8 1.4 TDCi 2010 Wheel Bearing replacement: free workshop manuals
    Step 66
    Install the brake disc.
  64. Changing Wheel Bearing on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.5 TDCi 2011 by yourself
    Step 67
    Install the brake caliper together with its bracket.
  65. How to remove FORD FIESTA 1.4 LPG 2012 Wheel Bearing - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 68
    Tighten the brake caliper bracket.Use a drive socket #15.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 61 Nm torque.
  66. How to replace Wheel Bearing on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 2013: download PDF manuals and video instructions
    Step 69
    Fasten the brake hose on the strut.
  67. How hard is it to do yourself: Wheel Bearing replacement on Ford Fiesta ja8 1.4 2014 - download illustrated guide
    Step 70
    Connect the brake hose fastener to the shock absorber strut.Use a drive socket #10.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 7 Nm torque.
  68. Need to know how to renew Wheel Bearing on FORD FIESTA ? This free workshop manual will help you to do it yourself
    Step 71
    Treat the shock strut fasteners.Use copper grease.
  69. Changing of Wheel Bearing on Ford Fiesta ja8 2016 won't be an issue if you follow this illustrated step-by-step guide
    Step 72
    Treat the surface where the brake disc contacts the wheel rim. Use copper grease.
  70. FORD FIESTA 1.4 TDCi Wheel Bearing replacement: online guides and video tutorials
    Step 73
    Clean the brake disk surface.Use a brake cleaner.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Replacement: wheel bearing – Ford Fiesta JA8. After applying the spray, wait a few minutes.
  71. Replacing Wheel Bearing on Ford Fiesta ja8 2018 1.25 by yourself
    Step 74
    Install the wheel.
    Replacement: wheel bearing – Ford Fiesta JA8. Tip:
    To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when screwing in the fastening bolts.
  72. Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.4 LPG 2019 Wheel Bearing DIY replacement workshop manual
    Step 75
    Screw in the wheel bolts.Use wheel impact socket #19.
  73. How to change Wheel Bearing on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 2020 - tips and tricks
    Step 76
    Lower the car.
  74. Step-by-step recommendations for DIY replacement Ford Fiesta ja8 2021 1.4 LPG Wheel Bearing
    Step 77
    Tighten the drive shaft nut.Use a drive socket #32.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 158 Nm torque.
  75. DIY replacement of Wheel Bearing on FORD Fiesta Mk6 Hatchback (JA8, JR8) 1.6 TDCi 2008 is not an issue anymore with our step-by-step tutorial
    Step 78
    Tighten the wheel bolts using a criss-cross pattern.Use wheel impact socket #19.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 120 Nm torque.
  76. How to change Wheel Bearing on Ford Fiesta ja8 2008 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 79
    Remove the jacks and chocks.
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