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Mitsubishi Montero: I am middle of replacing front wheel bearing

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I am middle of replacing front wheel bearing hub for Montero 2001. I removed brake braket. Now I am facing a problem. How do I unscrew those forur bolts when there is no room. They are stucked by something I don't know what to call.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Mitsubishi
Expert:  Doug replied 2 years ago.
Have you removed the axle nut yet so you can push the axle in slightly? This gains you a little bit more room around the hub bolts.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Yes, I did I. How do push the axle?
Expert:  Doug replied 2 years ago.
If the axle is free, you should be able to tap it with a mallet and it will slide inward a small amount. Not a lot, but usually enough to help.
Will the axle not move at all in the hub? If not, have you tried spraying some lubricant on it where it goes through?