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Grove Street Towing and Tire provides Hub Service services to Franklin, MA, Bellingham, MA, Medway, MA, and other surrounding areas.

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

The Basics Behind Hub Services at Grove Street Towing and Tire

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 Grove Street Towing and Tire?

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 Franklin, MA, Bellingham, MA, Medway, MA, and surrounding areas.

Areas Served : Bellingham MA | Franklin MA | Medway MA | and surrounding areas

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Grove Street Towing and Tire

Grove Street Towing and Tire has built a strong reputation in our community for more than 15 years. We proudly serve the  Franklin MA, Bellingham MA, Medway MA, Wrentham MA and Norfolk MA areas. When you need towing services near Franklin, a new set of custom wheels for your vehicle, auto repairs, or the perfect set of tires, you can trust our family to serve your family with the best service and best prices. Our tire inventory and wheel selection includes top brands. In addition, when you make a wheel or tire purchase with us, you can count on tire services to keep your vehicle rolling, like rotations, flat tire repairs, and more. Does something feel off with your car? Bring it in to our shop for car repair you can trust. Our technicians are experienced in all types of repair. We're proud to hold certifications from ACCC, ASA, ASE, BBB, TIA, and TECHNET. Visit our auto repair and tire shop at 79 Grove Street in Franklin, Massachusetts or call us anytime for towing.

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Phone: 508-520-8697
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Address: 79 Grove Street
Franklin, MA 02038

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