Publications

While we aim to make our eCatalogs the most complete and definitive source for every need, sometimes they can't quite replace the easy, all-in-one-place catalog. We offer a diverse line of publications to suit your way of working; if you'd like a print copy, or literature that's not listed here, feel free to contact us. As with any static resource, catalogs and publications may be out of date compared to our live online resources.

Downloads

Catalogs we've currently digitized for one-stop electronic download:

SKF Passenger Car, Light & Medium Duty Truck applications (457205)

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This catalog contains non-H.D. application information for SKF automotive seals, bearings and hub assemblies, 1996-2015 vehicles. The catalog contains information pages in English, Spanish and French.

SKF Vintage Passenger Car, Light & Medium Duty Truck applications catalog (457206)

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This catalog is comparable in subject to the 457205S above, but covers applications from the early 20th century through model year 1995. Like the modern applications catalog, this publication contains product overviews, procedures, and illustrations to help you find the best SKF solution for your needs.

SKF Heavy Duty Wheel End Catalog (457601 & 457601sp)

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The 457601 Heavy Duty Truck Wheel Applications catalog contains Scotseal®, bearing, grease seal and hubcap information for medium and heavy duty truck, trailer, bus and other axle applications. Also included is information on SKF rebuild kits and half stand bearing kits for PreSet® hub assemblies by ConMet, plus several useful cross references (including a Scotseal family index, specifications, and competitive interchanges). A Spanish version of this catalog, the 457601sp, is also available.

SKF Differential, Transfer Case & Transmission Kits (457604)

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The 457604 catalog contains complete light-, medium- and heavy-duty applications, full contents listings, and detailed information for SKF's new full line of differential, transfer case and transmission service kits. Also included are convenient quick-reference interchanges and HD axle identification guides.

SKF Timing Belt Kits (457702)

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This catalog contains information on SKF's new complete timing belt kits, which include seals, belts, tensioners, idlers and, in many cases, water pumps. This guide and reference contains instructions for installation and repair, application listings, FAQ, failure analysis, and kit contents. With our re-launch of this line, SKF becomes the foremost kit supplier to the aftermarket, and the only supplier to offer every component needed for belt service in one convenient box.

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SKF Universal Joints Catalog (457285)

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The SKF Universal joints catalog provides product details, specifications, and applications for our line of universal joints, including installation instructions and type drawings. It covers passenger cars, light-duty, medium-duty, and heavy-duty trucks, and agricultural vehicles, past and present.

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SKF Bearings Master Interchange (457013)

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This catalog, companion to the seals interchange above, provides competitor and manufacturer cross references to SKF bearings, including agricultural, ball, cylindrical, needle, tapered and special bearings, as well as all generations of hub assemblies.

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SKF Seals Master Interchange (457012)

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This catalog, companion to the bearing interchange below, provides competitor and manufacturer cross references to SKF seals, including SPEEDI-SLEEVE, Scotseals, Waveseals, large and small diameter seals, pneumatic seals, metric seals, and hubcaps.

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SKF Torque Specification Guide (457377)

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This catalog provides axle nut torque specifications for both front and rear axles on most popular vehicles. Proper torque of axle nuts prevents excessive movement and bearing load, two of the most common causes for hub and bearing failure.

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