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(239) 995-8473
300 Pondella Road
N. Fort Myers, FL 33903
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Micky Franklin's Tires Wheels & Auto repair provides Hub Service services to Fort Myers, FL, Cape Coral, FL, Estero, FL, and other surrounding areas.

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

The Basics Behind Hub Services at Micky Franklin's Tires Wheels & 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 Micky Franklin's Tires Wheels & 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 Fort Myers, FL, Cape Coral, FL, Estero, FL, and surrounding areas.

Areas Served : Cape Coral FL | Estero FL | Fort Myers FL | N. Fort Myers FL | and surrounding areas

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Micky Franklin's Tires Wheels & Auto Repair in Fort Myers, FL

Micky Franklin's Tires Wheels & Auto Repair is your source for tires, wheels, truck accessories, and auto repair services. Micky Franklin's Tires Wheels & Auto Repair offers a huge selection of name brand tires, wheels (including custom rims by top brands), lift kits, and truck accessories for customers in Fort Myers, FL, Cape Coral, FL, Estero, FL, and surrounding areas. We're a certified Jasper Transmission repair shop and also take care of our fleet customers with a suite of fleet services. Micky Franklin's Tires Wheels & Auto Repair is here to serve you and take your ride to the next level. Call us today to schedule an appointment or visit our shop!

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Phone: (239) 995-8473
Fax: (239) 995-0254
Address: 300 Pondella Road
N. Fort Myers, FL 33903
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