Mechanics

FORD EXPLORER WHEEL PROBLEM

2002 Ford Explorer • 120,000 miles

I have a 2002 ford explorer and the wheel hub with the studs have now broke 4 times do you have any ideas
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Guest
December 4, 2012.



What broke, the hub or the studs? If the studs broke, someone isn't using a click-type torque wrench. Over-tightening the nuts will also distort the mating friction surfaces on the wheels. That can lead to repeated stud breakage.

Caradiodoc
Dec 5, 2012.


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