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Old 02-12-19, 11:44 AM
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Originally Posted by asc99c View Post
Fantastic, I hadn't realised even the sealed bearings were a replaceable cartridge. Although looking for my hub on the Shimano website I'm sure it's an FH-M8000 which isn't sealed bearings anyway.

I'm short of a few tools to do the job (chain whip and cassette removal tool) and have seen one of the local shops has a 30 price posted online to replace wheel bearings, so quite tempted to go for that.

But hopefully either way that's a lot less expensive than I feared! Thanks all, and thanks for properly posting my link for me!
The hub is not a radial bearing model. All of shimano hubs are cup and cone bearings. The seals in all bike hubs are basically dust seals.
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