Most technicians will advise that all of the components of a clutch assembly should be replaced at the same time. This is for a couple of reasons. First, the time that it takes to replace one of the components is essentially the same for replacement of the entire assembly. It is also likely that, if one component is worn, the other components are in a similar condition. Therefore, it is common to replace the clutch disc, pressure plate, and release bearing along with the pilot bearing.
To replace a clutch pilot bearing, a technician must first safely lift and support your vehicle in the air for access. From there, a typical clutch assembly replacement consists of the following: