June 2, 2020

Auto repair, car servicing, Cars, Car accessories

Disposing of car batteries

The number one reason for breakdown call outs in the UK is battery failure. This can be because the battery has been allowed to run flat, a cell or number of cells may have died in the battery, it is not getting enough charge to it through the alternator or that the connections to the […]



Cylindrical roller bearings

In contrast to ball bearings, cylindrical roller bearings use cylinders as the rolling part. This can help to distribute a load more evenly, as the roller will have more contact with the outer ring. They can be used to achieve high speeds and are most often used in engineering.

You can buy cylindrical roller bearings online, selecting anything from budget options upwards. Take note of the bore and its size so you know you are buying a bearing with the right dimensions. You should also know the inside diameter, outside diameter, width and whether the bearing should have a snap ring.