How to Remove Skateboard Bearings

There will come a time when you need to change your skateboard’s wheel bearings. Sometimes, they just need to be cleaned so the wheels will roll smoothly, but over time bearings will wear out and need to be replaced. This is a part of the maintenance and upkeep of your skateboard that you can do yourself instead of taking it to a shop.110456360-8703377

Removing the wheel bearings can be a little tricky, but if you take your time and follow the two-step process below, you should get the hang of it. Normally, the first time someone attempts to remove bearings, they end up damaging them in the process, so it’s always good to have extra ones on hand.

You can invest in a set of skate tools, which will make the process a little easier but you can also use a wrench and screw driver. You will however, need to set aside a time when you can work without interruptions or being rushed; you need to concentrate on what you’re doing to avoid damaging the wheels or the bearings.

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