Timken Hub Bearings Made in Korea. - DodgeTalk : Dodge Car Forums, Dodge Truck Forums and Ram Forums
Thread Tools
post #1 of 3 Old 11-07-2012, 07:50 PM Thread Starter
big guy
Registered User
big guy's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Southern Ontario, Canada
Posts: 609
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2 Post(s)
(Thread Starter)
Timken Hub Bearings Made in Korea.

As the title says above. Anybody else get Made in Korea Timken hub bearings? As first I thought maybe somebody was pulling a fast one by re boxing them on me? But a Google search shows other people saying the same thing.
Please post back if you bought Timkens Made in Korea.

2003 Ram 1500 SLT, 4.7,4x4 L.B. 4.10 motive gears, auburn LSD, PML rear diff cover, 3715 super chip, airaid M.I.T. & E.A.A. dry air filter, flexalite electric fan B.M. 180 extreme with moe's fan shroud delete kit, jet 180* stat, hemi radiator (spectra CU 2813). JBA shorty headers, homebrew power wire, aeroforce interceptor scan gauge, sonnex line pressure booster.
big guy is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 3 Old 11-07-2012, 09:07 PM
2005 Hemi Ram
mirada80's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Mansfield
Posts: 1,432
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2 Post(s)
I havent bought any that were made there, but they do. Timken has bearings made in korea, mexico, the US, and i believe ive seen them made in canada and china as well. It suprised me to when i seen that while working at a part store because i thought they were all made here.

05 Patriot Blue Pearl Dodge Ram 1500 4x4 5.7 Hemi
MODS | VaraRam Hemi Under Glass | Superchips 3865 with Trans Tune | SLP Powerflo Catback Exhaust | Shorty Wires | Electric Fan | 180 Stat | Ventvisors | Debadged | Billits in the Grill | Blacked out Led tailights | Blacked out Third Brake Light | Color Matched Headlights | 6000k HIDS in Heads and Fogs | Shorty Antenna | Torsion Bar Level

03 Silver Dodge Ram 1500 4x2 5.7 Hemi
MODS | Home Brew Ram Air CAI | Superchips 3815 | Comp Custom Grind Cam | 6.1 Springs And Pushrods | 06+ Coil Conversion | High Idle Mod | Summit Racing 25% Underdrive | Circle D 3200 245mm converter l TMR Mod | Sonnax Line Pressure Booster | Pacesetter Longtubes l Matching Off Road Y-Pipe l Magnaflow 14" SI/SO muffler | Electric Fan | 180 Stat | Walbro 255 With 05 Sending Unit | Auburn Limited Slip| B&M ProStick Ratchet Shifter | Custom Gauges | Custom Shifter Surrond | Ventvisors | Debadged | Tinted Tails | Tinted Third Brake Light | Smoked Headlights | 5000k HIDS in heads | 3000k HIDS in fogs | Roll Pan | Shorty Antenna | Custom Painted Grill | Street Scene Bumper | Poor mans 2/4 Drop | Dipped 17" Ram SS/T Wheels With Radials | 2009+ Chrome 20's | And A Little Bit of ZEX
BEST 1/8-Motor-8.43@80.52__Spray-7.85@89.12
BEST 1/4-Motor-13.38@98.9_Spray-12.27@110.42

BEST 60'-1.75

mirada80 is offline  
post #3 of 3 Old 11-08-2012, 01:45 AM
Senior Member
Daytona1445's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: San Jose
Posts: 3,162
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
All I can say is that I am glad that I do not need to replace mine (knock on wood)
I wondering if any other company makes them here and no where else.

2005 Ram Daytona GoMango RC #1445
Orange Truck Club Member #19
Mopar CAI / 4.56 Superior Gears / Auburn limited slip / Edge Converter / Shift Kit / Viper Fan with FK50p Controller / Edelbrock mid headers / Custom True Dual Exhaust / Superchips Flashpaq / Summit Underdrive / 195 t-stat / Moe's 85mm TB / Mag-Hytec 68rfe pan / 1 ton trans cooler / G2 diff cover
Looks and Sound
Night Runner 22s / DJM 2" arms / McGaughys Flip with Notch & Air assist / Alpine, Orion, JL, Kicker audio / SilverStar lights / Optima Yellow / AEM Wideband O2 in SRT-10 Pillar / Retrax Bed Cover / Spray in Bed Liner / Mopar Billet fuel door / Daytona floor mats
Future plans
Depends what I can afford.
Daytona1445 is offline  
Closed Thread

Quick Reply

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
8.25 Rear New Timken Master Install Kit b1llyw For Sale - Truck Parts 10 07-17-2009 04:47 AM
CTD to Korea formerice 3G Dodge RAM Diesel Talk 9 05-21-2009 11:26 AM
Master Install Kit For 7.25 Differential, Timken Bearings b1llyw For Sale - Truck Parts 6 11-15-2008 08:17 PM
Master Install Kit For 8.25 Rear End, Timken Bearings b1llyw For Sale - Truck Parts 1 10-07-2008 06:42 AM
8.25, 7.25 Master Install Kits, Timken Bearings b1llyw For Sale - Truck Parts 3 10-04-2008 05:44 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome