Stratus V6-2.5L VIN H (1997)
Wheel Fastener: Description and Operation
If wheel attaching studs need to be replaced in the hub and bearing assembly the studs CAN NOT be hammered out of the hub flange. If a stud is
removed by hammering it out of the bearing flange, damage to the hub and bearing assembly will occur leading to premature bearing failure.
Use the procedure and special tools shown in the service procedures section for the wheel mounting studs when replacing the wheel attaching studs.
The hub and bearing assembly does not require removal from the steering knuckle or the rear knuckle to replace the wheel attaching studs in the hub and