Mercedes: Scale And Corrosion On Axle Hubs Cause Vibration, Judder

Mercedes: Scale And Corrosion On Axle Hubs Cause Vibration, Judder

Failure to remove the corrosion/scaling may cause an excessive buildup.

Models: All Mercedes Models

It is imperative that when installing brake discs (front or rear), any excessive corrosion/scaling which may have developed on the axle hub be removed (see illustration). Use the “ATE Teves Hub Cleaning Kit” to remove the corrosion/scaling over the entire area where the brake disc mounts to the hub flange.

Failure to remove the corrosion/scaling may cause an excessive buildup, which can create adverse forces that may result in brake vibrations or judder.

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