Specifications:

  • Comes as a 4 Piece Kit:
    • Fits LH (Driver Side) & RH (Passenger Side)
  • Direct replacement
  • Built to strict quality control standards

 

Our steering and suspension components come pre-greased, sealed for long life, and do not require the extra maintenance typically required by greasable versions.

Direct Fit

Application-specific, with no modifications required.

Rigorously Tested

Made from higher quality materials than the competition. Built to have a longer life in any environment or road conditions.

State of the Art Manufacturing

By the same factories that the OEMs use.

Prepackaged for Your Convenience

Carefully assembled to include all of the parts you need, saving time and money.

Part Details

  • Quantity: 4 Piece Set
  • Kit Includes: (2) Front Outer Tie Rods
  • Kit Includes: (2) Front Hub Assemblies

Lifetime Warranty

This item is backed by a Limited Lifetime Warranty. In the event this item should fail due to manufacturing defects during intended use, we will exchange the part free of charge (excludes shipping charges) for the original purchaser.

Please Note: Whenever replacing steering components, it is highly recommended to have a professional alignment performed on the vehicle afterwards.  Failure to do so may result in issues with steering and premature tire wear.

  1. step : Removing the Wheel (0:45)
    • Remove the lug nut covers with a 19mm socket
    • Pull off the hub cap
    • Loosen the lug nuts with the vehicle on the ground
    • Raise the vehicle with a floor jack
    • Secure the vehicle on jack stands
    • Remove the lug nuts
    • Pull off the wheel
  2. step : Removing the Outer Tie Rod (1:18)
    • Twist the cotter pin out of the tie rod nut with needle nose pliers
    • Remove the 18mm nut from the tie rod
    • Measure from the boot of the inner tie rod to the center of the outer tie rod
    • Note this measurement
    • Loosen the 7/8 inch nut that holds the inner to the outer tie rod
    • Thread the 18mm nut onto the tie rod slightly
    • Strike the tie rod with a hammer to loosen it from the spindle
    • Twist off the outer tie rod
  3. step : Installing the New Outer Tie Rod (2:32)
    • Attach the grease fitting to the new outer tie rod
    • Tighten the grease fitting with a 7mm socket and ratchet
    • Twist the outer tie rod onto the inner tie rod
    • Push the tie rod into the spindle
    • Thread the 18mm nut onto the tie rod
    • Measure the distance from the boot to the center of the tie rod
    • This measurement should match the one taken in Step 2
    • Adjust the tie rod as necessary
    • Tighten the 18mm nut
    • Put the cotter pin through the 18mm nut and fold it over with needle nose pliers
    • Hold the nut that connects the inner to the outer tie rod with a 7/8 inch wrench
    • Turn the inner tie rod with a 13mm wrench
    • Add grease to the grease fitting with a grease gun
  4. step : Reattaching the Wheel (3:58)
    • Slide the wheel into place
    • Start the lug nuts by hand
    • Tighten the lug nuts preliminarily
    • Lower the vehicle to the ground
    • Tighten the lug nuts to 100 foot-pounds in a crossing or star pattern
    • Put on the hub cap, lining up the hole with the valve stem
    • Tighten the lug nut covers with a 19mm socket

Tools needed for replacement:

    General Tools

  • Floor Jack
  • Jack Stands
  • Measuring Tape

  • Materials, Fluids, and Supplies

  • Bearing Grease

  • Pliers, Cutters & misc Wrenches

  • Needle nose pliers

  • Ratchets & Related

  • Ratchet

  • Sockets - Metric

  • 18mm Socket
  • 19mm Socket
  • 7mm Socket

  • Wrenches - Metric

  • 13mm Wrench
  • 22mm Wrench

  • Wrenches - SAE

  • 7/8 Inch Wrench

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Front wheel bearing hubs and outer tie rods went in just like factory. I buy often from 1A Auto just because of the video tutorials, which are extremely helpful. Only had the hubs on a week, but so far so good. Better to review the product in 1-2 years!
July 10, 2017
Purchased
1 year ago
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Vehicle Fit

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  • 1997-2004 Buick Regal with ABS Brakes 4 Piece Set Steering Kit
  • 2000-2004 Chevy Impala with ABS Brakes 4 Piece Set Steering Kit
  • 2005 Chevy Impala with ABS Brakes RPO Code JL9 (Power 4 Wheel ABS Disc Brakes) RPO Code JB9 (Light Duty Brakes) 4 Piece Set Steering Kit
  • 2000-2004 Chevy Monte Carlo with ABS Brakes 4 Piece Set Steering Kit
  • 2005 Chevy Monte Carlo with ABS Brakes RPO Code JL9 (Power 4 Wheel ABS Disc Brakes) RPO Code JB9 (Light Duty Brakes) 4 Piece Set Steering Kit
  • 1998-2002 Olds Intrigue with ABS Brakes 4 Piece Set Steering Kit

This part replaces:

  • Moog ES3459
  • Dorman 951-016
  • Hollander 538-01680B
  • OE # 12429204, 7470017
  • Reference Number 513121
Part #: 1AHTF00007

How-to Video:

(04:49 min)