Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
FORD Fiesta Mk5 Hatchback (JH1, JD1, JH3, JD3) 1.4 16V, FORD FUSION (JU_) 1.4

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

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Required tools:
Required tools:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Drive socket # 13
Drive socket # 17
Drive socket # 32
Torx bit T50
Wheel impact socket #19
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Hammer
Crow bar
Bush and bearing driver set
Ball joint puller
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Wheel Bearing for Fiesta Mk5 Hatchback (JH1, JD1, JH3, JD3) and other FORD models
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Cap, wheel bearing
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Wheel Bearing
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Wheel Bearing Kit
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Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Wheel Bearing Kit on FORD FUSION (JU_) 1.4
FORD FUSION (JU_) 1.4
AUTODOC recommends:
  • Do not re-use the bearing assembly of your Ford Fiesta V 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.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
  1. How to change Wheel Bearing on Ford Fiesta V jh jd 2001 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 1
    Secure the wheels with chocks.
  2. How to replace FORD Fiesta Mk5 Hatchback (JH1, JD1, JH3, JD3) 1.4 TDCi 2002 Wheel Bearing - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 2
    Loosen the wheel mounting bolts.Use wheel impact socket #19.
  3. Ford Fiesta V jh jd 1.4 16V 2003 Wheel Bearing replacement: free workshop manuals
    Step 3
    Raise the front of the car and secure on supports.
    Step 4
    Unscrew the wheel bolts.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when unscrewing the bolts.
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    Step 5
    Remove the wheel.
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    Step 6
    Clean the fastener connecting the tie rod end to the steering knuckle. Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
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    Step 7
    Unscrew the end fastening nut to the steering knuckle.Use a drive socket #17.Use a ratchet wrench.
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    Step 8
    Disconnect the tie rod end from the steering knuckle.Use a ball joint puller.
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    Step 9
    Clean the brake caliper bracket fasteners. Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
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    Step 10
    Unscrew the caliper bracket fastening.Use a drive socket #13.Use a ratchet wrench.
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    Step 11
    Remove the brake caliper together with its bracket.
    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. Check the brake caliper bracket, brake caliper guide pins and boots. Clean them. Replace, if necessary.
  11. Replacing Wheel Bearing on Ford Fiesta V jh jd 2001 1.4 TDCi by yourself
    Step 12
    Remove the brake disc.
  12. Fiesta Mk5 Hatchback (JH1, JD1, JH3, JD3) ST150 2.0 2002 Wheel Bearing DIY replacement workshop manual
    Step 13
    Clean the wheel hub fastener.Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
  13. How to change Wheel Bearing on FORD Fiesta Mk5 Hatchback (JH1, JD1, JH3, JD3) 2003 - tips and tricks
    Step 14
    Unscrew the wheel hub axle nut. Use a drive socket #32.
  14. Step-by-step recommendations for DIY replacement Ford Fiesta V jh jd 2004 ST150 2.0 Wheel Bearing
    Step 15
    Remove the drive shaft. Use a hammer.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Make sure that the drive shaft is not unloaded (when the car is jacked).
    Step 16
    Clean the fastener connecting the ball joint to the steering knuckle.Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
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    Step 17
    Unscrew the ball joint fastening to the steering knuckle.Use Torx T50.Use a drive socket #17.Use a ratchet wrench.
  16. How to change Wheel Bearing on Ford Fiesta V jh jd 2001 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 18
    Remove the fastening bolt. Use a hammer.
  17. How to replace FORD Fiesta Mk5 Hatchback (JH1, JD1, JH3, JD3) 1.4 TDCi 2002 Wheel Bearing - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Step 19
    Clean the fasteners connecting the shock strut to the steering knuckle.Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
  18. Ford Fiesta V jh jd 1.4 16V 2003 Wheel Bearing replacement: free workshop manuals
    Step 20
    Unscrew the lower fastener connecting the shock strut to the steering knuckle.Use a drive socket #15.Use a ratchet wrench.
  19. Changing Wheel Bearing on FORD Fiesta Mk5 Hatchback (JH1, JD1, JH3, JD3) 1.25 16V 2004 by yourself
    Step 21
    Remove the fastening bolt.
  20. How to remove FORD FIESTA ST150 2.0 2005 Wheel Bearing - online easy-to-follow instructions
    Step 22
    Disconnect the lower arm from the steering knuckle.Use a crowbar.
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    Step 23
    Disconnect the steering knuckle from the shock absorber strut.Use a hammer.
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    Step 24
    Remove the steering knuckle together with the hub.
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    Step 25
    Press the wheel hub out from the tapered roller bearing.Use a bush and bearing driver set.Use a hammer.
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    Step 26
    Press out the wheel hub bearing.Use a bush and bearing driver set.
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    Step 27
    Clean the hub bearing mounting seat.Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
    Step 28
    Press the new bearing in the steering knuckle.Use a bush and bearing driver set.Use a hammer.
  26. Replacing Wheel Bearing on Ford Fiesta V jh jd 2001 1.4 TDCi by yourself
    Step 29
    Press the wheel hub into the bearing inner race.Use a bush and bearing driver set.
  27. Fiesta Mk5 Hatchback (JH1, JD1, JH3, JD3) ST150 2.0 2002 Wheel Bearing DIY replacement workshop manual
    Step 30
    Install the steering knuckle with a hub in assembly.
  28. How to change Wheel Bearing on FORD Fiesta Mk5 Hatchback (JH1, JD1, JH3, JD3) 2003 - tips and tricks
    Step 31
    Mount the drive shaft into the wheel hub.
  29. Step-by-step recommendations for DIY replacement Ford Fiesta V jh jd 2004 ST150 2.0 Wheel Bearing
    Step 32
    Fix the shock absorber strut on the steering knuckle.
    Step 33
    Connect the lower arm to the steering knuckle.Use a hammer.
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    Step 34
    Install the fastening bolts.
    Step 35
    Tighten the lower fasteners connecting the shock strut to the steering knuckle.Use a drive socket #15.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 75 Nm torque.
  31. How to change Wheel Bearing on Ford Fiesta V jh jd 2001 - free PDF and video manuals
    Step 36
    Tighten the hub.Use a drive socket #32.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 160 nm torque.
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    Step 37
    Tighten the ball joint fastener. Use Torx T50.Use a drive socket #17.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 55 nm torque.
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    Step 38
    Install the brake disc.
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    Step 39
    Clean the mounting seats of the caliper and its bracket.Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
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    Step 40
    Install the brake caliper together with its bracket.
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    Step 41
    Tighten the brake caliper bracketUse a drive socket #13.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 65 Nm torque.
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    Step 42
    Connect the tie rod end to the steering knuckle.
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    Step 43
    Tighten the fastening nut connecting the tie rod end to the steering knuckle. Use a drive socket #17.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 70 nm torque.
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    Step 44
    Treat the surface where the brake disc contacts the wheel rim. Use copper grease.
  40. FORD FIESTA 1.4 TDCi Wheel Bearing replacement: online guides and video tutorials
    Step 45
    Clean the brake disk surface.Use a brake cleaner.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    After applying the spray, wait a few minutes.
  41. Replacing Wheel Bearing on Ford Fiesta V jh jd 2001 1.4 TDCi by yourself
    Step 46
    Install the wheel.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when screwing in the fastening bolts.
  42. Fiesta Mk5 Hatchback (JH1, JD1, JH3, JD3) ST150 2.0 2002 Wheel Bearing DIY replacement workshop manual
    Step 47
    Screw in the wheel bolts.Use wheel impact socket #19.
  43. How to change Wheel Bearing on FORD Fiesta Mk5 Hatchback (JH1, JD1, JH3, JD3) 2003 - tips and tricks
    Step 48
    Lower the car and working in a cross order, tighten the wheel bolts.Use wheel impact socket #19.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 120 nm torque.
  44. Step-by-step recommendations for DIY replacement Ford Fiesta V jh jd 2004 ST150 2.0 Wheel Bearing
    Step 49
    Remove the jacks and chocks.
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