Dismiss Notice

Welcome To CK5!

Registering is free and easy! Hope to see you on the forums soon.

Score a FREE t-shirt and membership sticker when you sign up for a Premium Membership and choose the recurring plan.

warn hub swap

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by AJBK588, Jan 13, 2007.

  1. AJBK588

    AJBK588 Registered Member

    Joined:
    May 19, 2005
    Posts:
    12
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    IL
    i was wondering if i put some warn premium hubs in my k5 10 bolt will i need to do any thing else and is there anything i should know before going at it. I currently have stock auto looking hubs will the warns go right in?
    thanks aj
     
  2. 4X4HIGH

    4X4HIGH 1 ton status Premium Member GMOTM Winner

    Joined:
    Dec 14, 2001
    Posts:
    22,059
    Likes Received:
    69
    Location:
    Pleasanton, CA.
    Direct replacement. Nothing else needed to be done.
     
  3. AZ79K5Project

    AZ79K5Project 1/2 ton status

    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2006
    Posts:
    2,082
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Arizona
    Easy swap and WELL worth it.
     
  4. readymix

    readymix 3/4 ton status

    Joined:
    May 30, 2004
    Posts:
    6,706
    Likes Received:
    26
    Location:
    Murrieta, California
    While you are in there check and lube the wheel bearings.
     
  5. muddermilitia

    muddermilitia ThatTrazerGuy GMOTM Winner

    Joined:
    Nov 10, 2005
    Posts:
    5,742
    Likes Received:
    76
    Location:
    NE Illinois
    I believe it is just a simple swap (though I've never done it) Where ya at in IL?

    EDIT: Damn while I typed that three people replyed, man im slow!
     
  6. AJBK588

    AJBK588 Registered Member

    Joined:
    May 19, 2005
    Posts:
    12
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    IL
    can i take them out as easy as the stock ones and does the main keeper ring come out the same as stock?
     
  7. 4X4HIGH

    4X4HIGH 1 ton status Premium Member GMOTM Winner

    Joined:
    Dec 14, 2001
    Posts:
    22,059
    Likes Received:
    69
    Location:
    Pleasanton, CA.
    Yes, and Yes
     
  8. AJBK588

    AJBK588 Registered Member

    Joined:
    May 19, 2005
    Posts:
    12
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    IL
    im from tinley near oak forest
     
  9. 85mudr

    85mudr Registered Member

    Joined:
    Dec 15, 2006
    Posts:
    17
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    New Whiteland, Indiana
    Just did the swap when you get the old hub body off theres a snap ring and washer, I could not figure out if that stayed or went. It holds the wheel nut on ( I Think ) anybody know?? Just trying to help Ajbk588 and myself can send pictures if you need help with the swap.
     
  10. Chrisblazzer89

    Chrisblazzer89 1/2 ton status

    Joined:
    Oct 12, 2006
    Posts:
    1,966
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Massachusetts 02301

Share This Page