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FAG vs. SKF wheel bearings
Jayusa123 - Wednesday, 4 September, 2013, at 11:51:34 pm
Looking to do the wheel bearings on my MY99 Boxster. Pelican carries both SKF and FAG brands, with the latter at less than half the price. Does anyone have any opinions on which is the best choice?
Did a little research and found this thread on another forum
Jayusa123 - Thursday, 5 September, 2013, at 12:11:40 am
http://forums.bimmerforums.com/forum/showthread.php?1351748-FAG-vs-SKF-Wheel-Bearing

Looks like FAG bearings are very dependable and comparable to the SKF. Any other opinions/experiences?
FAG, SKF and Timken ...
Pedro (Weston, FL) - Thursday, 5 September, 2013, at 7:37:40 am
... are the big 3 and all have comparable products.
Happy Porscheing
Pedro

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Pedro (Weston, FL) - Thursday, 5 September, 2013, at 2:11:59 pm


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PCA National Club Racing Scrutineer - PCA HPDE Instructor

Racecar spelled backwards is Racecar
"Racing is life. Anything before or after is just waiting" ... Steve McQueen as Michael Delaney in "LeMans"
"If you wait, all that happens is that you get older"... Mario Andretti
"Being second is to be the first of the ones who lose" ... Ayrton Senna
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grant - Friday, 6 September, 2013, at 6:26:15 am


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my LCDs -- is a FAG. It lasted around 90K miles. I do not know what the replacement bearing was but the other 3 bearings assuming they are FAG have lasted 270K miles. I'd say FAG and hang the few extra bucks.
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