Nissan Maxima Service and Repair Manual: Periodic maintenance

WHEEL HUB

On-vehicle Service

Check axle and suspension parts for excessive play, wear or damage.

  •  Shake each rear wheel to check for excessive play.

Nissan Maxima. WHEEL HUB

Inspection

Rear Wheel Bearing

  •  Check axial end play.

Nissan Maxima. WHEEL HUB

Axial end play : Refer to RAX-8, "Wheel Bearing (Rear)".

  • Check that wheel hub bearings operate smoothly.
  •  Replace wheel bearing assembly if there is axial end play or wheel bearing does not turn smoothly. Refer to FAX-7, "Removal and Installation".
    Symptom diagnosis

    Removal and installation