Advice on carrier bearing brand?


  #1  
Old 01-05-22, 02:32 PM
K
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: USA
Posts: 732
Received 0 Votes on 0 Posts
Advice on carrier bearing brand?

I am getting ready to have the drive shaft carrier bearing on my truck replaced. There are different ones available. Any advice on brands to go with or to stay away from? Thanks

2000 Silverado, 4.8 V8, Extended cab 3 door.

Thanks
 
  #2  
Old 01-05-22, 03:18 PM
the_tow_guy's Avatar
Group Moderator
Join Date: Feb 2001
Location: SW Fla USA
Posts: 12,276
Received 146 Votes on 114 Posts
A lot of the bearings I get are Timkin; have never had any issues. I don''t know which parts houses carry your particular application using Timkin. Can you post what you're seeing for makers?
 
  #3  
Old 01-05-22, 04:05 PM
PJmax's Avatar
Group Moderator
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Jersey
Posts: 70,107
Received 2,957 Votes on 2,668 Posts
Assuming a 1500 based on engine size.

Definitely a second vote on Timken. OEM is always a choice.

I was checking around. No OEM or Timken at Adance.
Carrier bearings at Advance Auto

Timken, National and OEM are among the most costliest.
Rainbow of carrier bearings at rock auto
 
 

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
 
Ask a Question
Question Title:
Description: