Belknap Tire & Auto Repair provides Hub Service services to Laconia, NH, Belknap, NH, Lake Winnipesaukee, NH, and other surrounding areas.

Approx. Time: 90 Minutes  |   Price Range: Get Quote for Price

The Basics Behind Hub Services at Belknap Tire & Auto Repair

Locking hubs, also known as free wheeling hubs, play an important role in four wheel drive systems. Usually located on the front wheels of part-time 4WD vehicles, locking hubs are used to engage the front wheels and transform them into drive wheels as needed. Without locking hubs, a vehicle will not be able to enter into four wheel drive mode. In addition, locking hubs are responsible for disengaging a vehicle from four wheel drive. Working hubs on a part-time 4WD vehicle are important if a driver wants the benefits of each drive mode. Four wheel drive allows a motorist to maintain a high level of control when driving on rough terrain and in harsh environmental conditions, while two wheel drive provides better fuel economy and prevents excessive tire wear. Locking hubs are useful because they make switching between these modes possible.

Why Should You Have Hub Services Performed at Belknap Tire & Auto Repair?

When locking hubs are exposed to the environment, they often incur damage. This makes hub maintenance extremely important for extending the life of your locking hubs. If your hubs are damaged or malfunctioning, please bring your vehicle in for a hub repair. In severe cases, damaged hubs may be unable to engage the drive axle. If this happens, you will not be able to engage four wheel drive. A faulty hub can also cause the reverse condition and prevent you from being unable to disengage from four wheel drive. Depending upon the damage, a hub replacement may be necessary, though in some cases, our service staff may be able to save the hub with a minor repair procedure. At the end of every service, your wheel hubs will be performing as expected.

We proudly service the Hub Service needs of customers in Laconia, NH, Belknap, NH, Lake Winnipesaukee, NH, and surrounding areas.

Areas Served : Belknap NH | Laconia NH | Lake Winnipesaukee NH | and surrounding areas

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Belknap Tire in Laconia, NH

Belknap Tire & Auto Repair, located at 670 Union Avenue - Laconia, New Hampshire 03246 provides tire services and car repair services for customers living in or near Laconia NH, Belknap NH, Lake Winnipesaukee NH and Lake Winnisquam NH. We carry the following tire brands: MICHELIN®, BFGoodrich®, and Uniroyal®. We provide the following auto repairs: Tires, Wheels, Axle / CV Joint / Driveshaft Repair, Belts and Hoses, Brakes, Cooling System / Radiator, Differential Repair, Electric: Electrical and Electronic Systems, Electrical: Starting / Charging / Batteries, Engine: Diagnostics and Performance, Exhaust Systems, Four Wheel Drive Systems, Lube and Oil Change, Nitrogen Inflation, Preventive Maintenance, Steering and Suspension, Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems (TPMS), and Wheels Alignment.

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Phone: (603) 524-4517
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Address: 670 Union Avenue
Laconia, NH 03246

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