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Posted by Justin VanAbrahams [Email] (more from Justin VanAbrahams) on Wed, 22 Nov 2017 15:02:59
In Reply to: Re: Spindle vs Hub, turbocon86, Wed, 22 Nov 2017 14:06:50
I am pretty sure in the common vernacular that is backwards. The "hub" is the thing the wheel bolts onto, short for "wheel hub." The "spindle" is also the "knuckle," short for "steering/suspension knuckle/spindle" and is the thing between the two a-arms that controls the direction of the wheels. Refer to the random Autozone-sourced diagram below. The bearing goes into the knuckle, the hub goes into the bearing.
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