View Full Version : left hub locking in?

04-23-2007, 12:38 PM
when ever i turn sharp to the left my left hub slowly starts locking in?? anyone know why its doing that? its an 81 f-150, the hub/bearing have new grease:dontknow:

04-23-2007, 01:26 PM

04-23-2007, 04:49 PM
my warns where doing that and i sent them back for warranty..

04-23-2007, 06:49 PM
Check your u-joint for siezing up, when you turn the wheels, if it's tight/siezing it will spin the axle so the non siezed 2 cups are the axis when the wheels turn left/right. Not sure why it would lock the hub though, I'd guess something screwy with the spring in the hub.

04-23-2007, 11:25 PM
hmmm... ill just have to tear it apart!! or break it? lol

04-24-2007, 06:21 AM
never heard of hub doing that when i had my 86 was doing something sim, it turn out to be the brake draging.