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(316) 284-0484
1808 N. Main
Newton, KS 67114
We’re Open: Mon.- Fri 7:30 AM to 6:00 PM
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Kansas Auto Repair provides Hub Service services to Newton, KS, Hesston, KS, Halstead, KS, and other surrounding areas.

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

The Basics Behind Hub Services at Kansas 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 Kansas 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 Newton, KS, Hesston, KS, Halstead, KS, and surrounding areas.

Areas Served : Halstead KS | Hesston KS | Newton KS | and surrounding areas

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Kansas Auto Repair in Newton, KS

Kansas Auto Repair, located in Newton, KS, has served the greater Halstead KS, Hesston KS, North Newton KS, Zimmerdale KS, Walton KS, and Annelly KS communities with excellence in tires and auto repair since 1992. Our ASE-certified team of mechanics can take on a variety of auto repairs with expert diagnostics, industry best parts, and quality workmanship. KAR is a family-owned business that prides itself on doing the job right the first time. Visit us for deals on tires, automotive repairs, or vehicle service. From oil changes to diagnostics, we'll take care of you like family. If you're in need of a first class auto shop in Harvey County, Northern Sedgwick County, Southwestern Marion County or Western Butler County, choose Kansas Auto Repair for your next service!

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Phone: (316) 284-0484
Fax: (316) 284-0258
Address: 1808 N Main
Newton, KS 67114
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