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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 04-28-2008, 08:32 PM Thread Starter
 
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Axle nut torque

Well after dinner I'm heading out to the garage to pull the front wheel and put on the new brake rotors. Can anybody with a repair guide handy tell me what the torque spec is for the front axle nut?
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Table 1 on Page 387 of my Clymer Manual says 43 foot pounds for the front axle nut.

Front axle pinch bolts are 9.5 ft-lbs. and the brake disc bolts are 16.5 ft-lbs, in case you were wondering.

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Thanks. Rotors are on and problem solved. Mucho appreciated.
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