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Re: Wheel bearings quality issue
Ditto. I've definitely BTDT. Go for the german stuff. I've put on cheap ones
that were worse than the ones that I took off.
----- Original Message -----
From: Paul Wilson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: Mike Posner <email@example.com>; <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Thursday, November 04, 1999 8:30 AM
Subject: RE: Wheel bearings quality issue
> I'd return 'em. If they didn't have the care to finish the cases
> they probably didn't take the time to harden the races correctly or
> something else. Not to mention that 'subsidiary of Renault' would send up
> warning flags in my head.
> Paul Wilson
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: email@example.com [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]On
> > Behalf Of Mike Posner
> > Sent: Tuesday, November 02, 1999 5:55 PM
> > To: email@example.com
> > Subject: Wheel bearings quality issue
> > In a recent order from my local parts supplier , I ordered some new
> > bearings for my 200. I asked what brand he carried, and he said SKF
> > FAG. The bearings I received were neither of these.
> > It's an SNR , A bearing which Im not familiar with. I go by appearance
> > on bearings and these look dull with fine grinding marks on the sides
> > the casing,. made in France. and the company shows on an internet
> > as a subsidiary of Renault. Should I be concerned? IM getting upset
> > the delivered goods not being the stated brand. I recall the
> > Top line bearings like SKS and Fag having a highly polished stainless
> > sheen, these are dull matt finish, looks like base metal on a cheap
> > watch. Please let me know if Im overly
> > vigilant re appearances.
> > .
> > Thanks, Mike.