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While your vehicle will use a wide range of bearings, the engine and rod bearings play an important role and here we will explain why.

List of bearings that your vehicle will use

Among the long list of bearings that your vehicle will use, and we will have a look at these later, the most important will be the engine bearings. These bearings will help support the weight of the vehicle's crankshaft so it can spin freely. If the support disappears, then you will hear a knocking sound and the bearings will need to be replaced. The bearings in a car help reduce friction between rotating parts of the engine and the support and stationary part of the crank. These bearings must be made from extremely strong material because of the stresses they undergo. It's important to understand that the crankshaft is one of the vehicle's most important operations because it makes your car move.

Main bearings and rod bearings

Bearings will come in a set consisting of main bearings and rod bearings to keep the crankshaft moving. Obviously, these bearings are exposed to lots of wear and tear and may need replacing regularly. However, the seriousness of bearings failing will range and if the main engine bearings fail then it's likely that you will also need to replace the crankshaft if it has been damaged. More worryingly, if your rod bearings fail, then you may find that you need to rebuild or replace the entire engine.

Why engine and rod bearings fail

There are various reasons why engine and rod bearings fail and one of them is overloading which puts a lot of pressure on the bearings and also excessive idling may lead to issues. Signs of a failing bearing may be down to lack of lubrication and other factors, so it may stick to the crankshaft or melt in the worst cases. Should there be issues with the rod bearings then you may hear a knocking noise or it may be when the engine runs out of oil completely, which is the first step of complete engine failure.

Diagnosing issues with engine bearings

When it comes to diagnosing issues with engine bearings, then it's a good idea to take your vehicle to a professional who can diagnose what is wrong and then carry out the repair or replacement to make your vehicle roadworthy once more. As stated, ignoring problems with the engine or rod bearings will lead to serious issues that will be more expensive to fix. As mentioned, there are a wide range of bearings available including those for the axle wheel hubs, transmission bearings, clutch release bearings and there are bearing kits available to ensure the right bearings are fitted to the right vehicle.

Searching for engine bearings

If you are searching for engine bearings, then it's important that you use quality replacement parts from a reputable supplier because these bearings are important to the engine's performance and the MorePartz site can help.

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Where to purchase your bearings & spares


Local Stores & High Street

One of the most convenient ways to obtain replacement bearings parts for your is to use your local or highstreet car part supplier.

The advantage of using a shop is you get face to face support in purchasing the bearings part you need. One of the most beneficial aspect of purchasing from a local store is often highstreet shops will take your bearings part back if for some reason it doesnt fit, and if in stock instantly replacing with the correct part this can often be easier and quicker than repacking and posting, and then needing to wait for the replacement bearings part to be sent out.

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Breakers & Salvage Yards

One of the cheapest ways to replace your part is to use the services of your local or universal breakers or salvage yards.

Salvage and breakers yards are are an excellent source of replacement parts, not only for bearings spares but for a whole number of different parts. Breakers yards and salvage yards purchase damaged cars and then they dismantle them and sell the parts on to the general public.

The advantage of using these yards, also know as dismantlers is the price, usually the price can be up to 70% cheaper over new.

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Private Classifieds

If you want to make even more savings then purchasing your required part from a local could be the answer, shops, private sellers stores and all sorts of users post bearings parts for sale using classified websites such as preloved, gumtree or even craigslist.

You will have to be a bit more savvy to purchase via this channel, there are no assurances that the part you purchase is fit for purpose and often if you purchase bearings parts from the public you are not protected - mostly bearings spares and parts are sold as seen, so you really need to test your bearings or know about the part your purchasing in some detail.

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Online Store

For the convenience of shopping for spares and accessories without leaving your home then the online store usually has everything you need to get your part bearings part replaced.

Its easy to find a large number of online stores to purchase your bearings replacement parts and accessories, usually the offer fast delivery to your home and refunds or replacements if the bearings part turns out to not be suitable as long as you have the original packaging. Some even offer next day delivery offering one of the most convenient ways to purchase bearings car parts.

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Online Marketplace

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Part Request Websites

Some websites offer the ability to enter your car details and the bearings part required so they can source what you need by contacting a large network of suppliers to give you quotes on the bearings part your looking for.

Some websites offer the ability to enter your car details and the part required so they can source what you need by contacting a large network of suppliers to give you quotes on the part your looking for.

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We have tried to unify all the different types of services to purchase parts all conveniently in one place online at www.morepartz.co.uk

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