Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
HONDA Jazz III Hatchback (GE_, GG_, GP_, ZA_) 1.3 HYBRID (GP1), HONDA INSIGHT (ZE_) 1.3 Hybrid (ZE28, ZE2)

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to replace rear wheel bearing / rear hub bearing on HONDA INSIGHT 2 (ZE) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Required tools:
Required tools:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
All-purpose cleaning spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Combination spanner #12
Combination spanner #17
Drive socket # 12
Drive socket # 14
Drive socket # 17
Drive socket # 32
Wheel impact socket #19
Brake caliper wind back tool
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Impact screwdriver
Phillips screwdriver
Flat chisel
Tap wrench
Hammer
Rubber mallet
Crow bar
Wheel chock
AUTODOC recommends:
  • Do not re-use the bearing assembly of your Honda Insight ZE2_ZE3 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:
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    Step 1
    Open the bonnet.Unscrew the brake fluid reservoir cap.
    Step 2
    Secure the wheels with chocks.
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    Step 3
    Loosen the wheel mounting bolts.Use wheel impact socket #19.
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    Step 4
    Raise the rear of the car and secure on supports.
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    Step 5
    Unscrew the wheel bolts.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when unscrewing the bolts.
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    Step 6
    Remove the wheel.
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    Step 7
    Clean the brake caliper fasteners. Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
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    Step 8
    Detach the parking brake cable from the bracket on the brake caliper. Use a drive socket #17.Use a ratchet wrench.Use a crowbar.
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    Step 9
    Unscrew the brake caliper fastening.Use a combination spanner #12.Use a combination spanner #17.
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    Step 10
    Remove the brake caliper.
    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.
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    Step 11
    Remove the brake pads.
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    Step 12
    Clean the brake caliper bracket fasteners. Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
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    Step 13
    Unscrew the caliper bracket fastening.Use a drive socket #14.Use a ratchet wrench.
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    Step 14
    Remove the caliper bracket
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    Step 15
    Clean the brake disc fasteners.Use a wire brush.Use WD-40 spray.
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    Step 16
    Unscrew the brake disc fasteningUse a Phillips screwdriver.Use an impact screwdriver.
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    Step 17
    Remove the brake disc.
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    Step 18
    Remove the hub bearing protection cap.Use a hammer.Use a crowbar.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Some cars are not equipped with wheel hub caps.
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    Step 19
    Unstake the wheel hub retaining nut.Use a flat metal-working chisel.Use a hammer.
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    Step 20
    Unscrew the wheel hub axle nut. Use a drive socket #32.Use a tap wrench.
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    Step 21
    Remove the hub and the bearing together, since they are a sealed unit.
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    Step 22
    Clean the hub bearing mounting seat.Use all-purpose cleaning spray.
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    Step 23
    Install the new wheel hub with a bearing.
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    Step 24
    Tighten the hub.Use a drive socket #32.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 155 Nm torque.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    The wheel bearing unit must not tilt on the axle pin.
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    Step 25
    Restake the wheel hub retaining nut.Use a flat metal-working chisel.Use a hammer.
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    Step 26
    Install the hub bearing protection cap.Use a rubber mallet.Use a crowbar.
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    Step 27
    Apply special grease to the bearing assembly mounting seat. Use copper grease.
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    Step 28
    Install the brake disc.
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    Step 29
    Tighten the brake disc fastening.Use a Phillips screwdriver.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 9 Nm torque.
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    Step 30
    Clean the brake caliper bracket from dirt and dust.Use a wire brush.Use a brake cleaner.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    After applying the spray, wait a few minutes.
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    Step 31
    Install the brake caliper bracket
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    Step 32
    Tighten the brake caliper bracketUse a drive socket #14.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 70 Nm torque.
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    Step 33
    Install the brake pads.
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    Step 34
    Install the brake caliper and fix it.Use a combination spanner #12.Use a combination spanner #17.Use a drive socket #12.Use a torque wrench.Tighten it to 35 Nm torque.
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    Step 35
    Install the parking brake cable into the brake caliper bracket.Use a rubber mallet.Use a drive socket #17.Use a ratchet wrench.
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    Step 36
    Treat the surface where the brake disc contacts the wheel rim. Use copper grease.
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    Step 37
    Clean the brake disk surface.Use a brake cleaner.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    After applying the spray, wait a few minutes.
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    Step 38
    Install the wheel.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    To avoid injury, hold up the wheel when screwing in the fastening bolts.
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    Step 39
    Screw in the wheel bolts.Use wheel impact socket #19.
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    Step 40
    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 125 Nm torque.
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    Step 41
    Remove the jacks and chocks.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Check the brake fluid level in the expansion tank and refill if necessary.
    Step 42
    Tighten the brake fluid reservoir cap. Close the hood.
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