GU Hub nut upgrade kit
will suit all GQ Patrols - Ford Maverick
GU Hub Socket tool
Locking rings (S0511R) x 2
locking washers (S0506R) x 2
locking washers (our S0510R) x 2
5 x Screws (1 spare)
The GU Nissan
Patrol have a refined wheel bearing locking nut system, This kit will let you
upgrade your GQ Patrol to the GU style, so no more worrying about your wheel falling
off and flogging out bearings prematurely!
now suit the earlier model GQ’s and Mavericks.
to be used with a ½” ratchet, on the late model hub nuts which we can also
supply to upgrade from the earlier models.
or adjusting wheel bearings, simply jack the vehicle of the ground, remove
the hub and hub nut assembly, when you have replaced or repacked your bearings,
place the Bearing Locking washer in first, then thread the large hub nut on to the
stub axel, If you have installed new bearings rotate the wheel when tightening,
if you don’t have a manual or torque wrench handy, tighten the nut until there
is no play, when tight back of the nut no more than a quarter of a turn ensuring
there is no play in the wheel or bearing, put the locking washer into position
and install the two small screws.
a couple of hundred km’s check to make sure the bearings are still tight by
jacking the car up and testing for play.
have the standard GQ socket to suit the earlier GQ’s in our store as
stock ready to go!