Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
NISSAN Qashqai / Qashqai +2 I (J10, NJ10) 1.5 dCi, NISSAN Qashqai / Qashqai +2 I (J10, NJ10) 1.6, NISSAN Qashqai / Qashqai +2 I (J10, NJ10) 2.0, NISSAN Qashqai / Qashqai +2 I (J10, NJ10) 2.0 Allrad, NISSAN Qashqai / Qashqai +2 I (J10, NJ10) 1.6 dCi Allrad, NISSAN Qashqai / Qashqai +2 I (J10, NJ10) 1.6 dCi, NISSAN Qashqai / Qashqai +2 I (J10, NJ10) 1.5 dCi, NISSAN Qashqai / Qashqai +2 I (J10, NJ10) 2.0 dCi, NISSAN Qashqai / Qashqai +2 I (J10, NJ10) 2.0 dCi Allrad, NISSAN Qashqai / Qashqai +2 I (J10, NJ10) 1.5 dCi, NISSAN Qashqai / Qashqai +2 I (J10, NJ10) 2.0, NISSAN Qashqai / Qashqai +2 I (J10, NJ10) 1.6, NISSAN Qashqai / Qashqai +2 I (J10, NJ10) 2.0 Allrad, NISSAN Qashqai / Qashqai +2 I (J10, NJ10) 1.6 LPG, NISSAN Qashqai / Qashqai +2 I (J10, NJ10) 2.0 Allrad View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change front wheel bearing on NISSAN QASHQAI (J10, NJ10) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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All the parts you need to replace – Wheel Bearing for Qashqai / Qashqai +2 I (J10, NJ10) and other NISSAN models
Tools
Replacement: wheel bearing – Nissan Qashqai J10. List of the tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Multipurpose grease
Copper grease
Torque wrench
Combination spanner #18
Drive socket # 10
Drive socket # 17
Drive socket # 18
Drive socket # 19
Drive socket # 21
Drive socket # 32
Wheel impact socket #21
Ratchet wrench
Tap wrench
Hammer
Pin punch
Clip removal tool
Vice
Water pump pliers
Flat Screwdriver
Crow bar
Wheel chock
Replacement: wheel bearing – Nissan Qashqai J10. Professionals recommend:
  • Do not re-use the bearing assembly of your Nissan Qashqai J10 car.
  • The wheel hub bearing replacement procedure is identical for both wheels on the same axle.
  • Please note: all work on the car – Nissan Qashqai J10 – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
  1. Step 1
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    Secure the wheels with chocks.
  2. Step 2
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    Loosen the wheel mounting bolts. Use wheel impact socket #21.
  3. Step 3
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    Raise the front of the car and secure on supports.
  4. Step 4
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    Unscrew the wheel bolts.
    Replacement: wheel bearing – Nissan Qashqai J10. AUTODOC recommends:
    To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when unscrewing the bolts.
  5. Step 5
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    Remove the wheel.
  6. Step 6
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    Clean the fastener of the driveshaft. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  7. Step 7
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    Remove the CV axle nut cotter pin. Use a crowbar.
  8. Step 8
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    Loosen the fastener of the driveshaft. Use a drive socket #32. Use a ratchet wrench.
  9. Step 9
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    Spread the brake pads. Use a crowbar.
  10. Step 10
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    Unscrew the end fastening nut to the steering knuckle. Use a drive socket #17. Use a ratchet wrench.
  11. Step 11
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    Disconnect the tie rod end from the steering knuckle.
  12. Step 12
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    Unscrew the caliper bracket fastening. Use a drive socket #19. Use a tap wrench.
  13. Step 13
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    Remove the brake caliper together with its bracket.
    Replacement: wheel bearing – Nissan Qashqai J10. Tip from AUTODOC experts:
    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. Check the brake caliper bracket, brake caliper guide pins and boots. Clean them. Replace, if necessary.
  14. Step 14
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    Remove the brake disc.
  15. Step 15
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    Unscrew the ball joint fastening to the steering knuckle. Use a combination spanner #18. Use a drive socket #18. Use a tap wrench.
  16. Step 16
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    Remove the fastening bolt.
  17. Step 17
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    Disconnect the ABS sensor wiring. Use a clip removal tool.
  18. Step 18
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    Remove the wheel arch cover. Use a clip removal tool.
  19. Step 19
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    Detach the ABS sensor connector. Use a clip removal tool.
  20. Step 20
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    Unscrew the lower fastener connecting the shock strut to the steering knuckle. Use a combination spanner #18. Use a drive socket #21. Use a ratchet wrench.
  21. Step 21
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    Disconnect the steering knuckle from the shock absorber strut.
  22. Step 22
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    Remove the fastening bolt.
  23. Step 23
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    Remove the drive shaft. Use a pin punch. Use a hammer.
    Replacement: wheel bearing – Nissan Qashqai J10. Tip:
    Make sure that the drive shaft is not unloaded (when the car is jacked).
  24. Step 24
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    Remove the fastening nut.
  25. Step 25
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    Remove the fastening bolt.
  26. Step 26
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    Remove the steering knuckle together with the hub.
  27. Step 27
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    Clean the wheel hub fastener. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  28. Step 28
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    Clean the ABS sensor mounting seat. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  29. Step 29
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    Unscrew the ABS sensor fastener. Use a drive socket #10. Use a ratchet wrench.
  30. Step 30
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    Disconnect the ABS sensor. Use a flat screwdriver. Use water pump pliers.
  31. Step 31
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    Unscrew the wheel hub axle nut. Use a drive socket #17. Use a ratchet wrench. Use a tap wrench.
  32. Step 32
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    Remove the hub and the bearing together, since they are a sealed unit. Use a pin punch. Use a hammer.
  33. Step 33
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    Remove the brake disc baffle plate.
  34. Step 34
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    Clean the hub bearing mounting seat. Use a wire brush.
  35. Step 35
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    Apply special grease to the bearing assembly mounting seat. Use copper grease.
  36. Step 36
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    Install the brake disc baffle plate.
  37. Step 37
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    Install the new wheel hub with a bearing.
  38. Step 38
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    Screw the wheel hub axle nut. Use a drive socket #17. Use a ratchet wrench.
  39. Step 39
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    Tighten the hub. Use a drive socket #17. Use a torque wrench. Tighten it to 70 nm torque.
  40. Step 40
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    Treat the ABS sensor fastener. Use a multipurpose grease.
  41. Step 41
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    Connect the ABS sensor.
  42. Step 42
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    Tighten the fastener that connects the ABS sensor to the steering knuckle. Use a drive socket #10. Use a torque wrench. Tighten it to 13 nm torque.
  43. Step 43
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    Treat the fasteners of the wheel hub bearing. Use copper grease.
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