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Honda Ridgeline Wheel Bolt Replacement

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Download • Do not use a hammer or air or electric impact tools to remove and install the wheel bolts. • Be careful not to damage the threads of the wheel bolts. 1. Remove the hub: front (see page 18-13), rear (see page 18-28). 2. Separate the wheel bolt (A) from the hub (B) using a hydraulic press. Support the hub with hydraulic press attachments (C) or equivalent tools. NOTE: • Before installing the new wheel bolt, clean the mating surface on the bolt and the hub. • The illustration shows a front hub. 3. Insert the new wheel bolt (A) into the hub (B) while aligning the splined surfaces (C) on the hub hole with the wheel bolt. NOTE: • Degrease all around the wheel bolt and the threaded section of the nut. • Make sure the wheel bolt is installed vertically in relation to the hub disc surface. 4. Install the wheel bolt using a hydraulic press until the wheel bolt shoulder is fully seated. 5. Install the hub: front (see page 18-13), rear (see page 18-28). NOTE: If you can not tighten the wheel nut to the specified torque value when installing the wheel, replace the hub as an assembly.