Koyo have a long history of producing wheel hub bearings for the leading automotive manufacturers around the world and is a premium bearing manufacturer. The bearings have changed over the years from generation 1,2 and 3 bearings. Each generation type is still used in mass production.
The VM’s decide which they need to use based on a number of things such as whether the vehicle will be FWD or RWD and where the bearing itself is to be fitted in relation to this, or the bearing’s loading capacity required based on the weight of the vehicle.
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The Generation 1 bearing was a marked improvement on the old traditional wheel bearing architecture giving the following benefits.
The next progression was to incorporate one of the flanges into the raceway giving more benefits
Following the integration of one of the flanges into the bearing the next logical step was to include the mounting spigot as part of the bearing. This gave the following benefits
Koyo hub bearings from generation ‘I’ to ‘III’ are used by most of the leading automotive manufacturers around the world.
Jaguar Wheel Hub Bearings
KPS offer the full Koyo range of genuine Original Equipment bearings. Our best selling wheel hub bearing is for Jaguar. Contact us for a full product range list.