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HALP FAST!

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by 05RedTaco, Dec 30, 2011.

  1. Dec 30, 2011 at 3:43 PM
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    05RedTaco

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    I need to find out what size, especially thickness are the centering pin bolts for leaf springs. Length doesnt matter, because that can get cut off.

    Pleas HALP fast!
     
  2. Dec 30, 2011 at 3:43 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Gimmie a sec....
     
  3. Dec 30, 2011 at 3:45 PM
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    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    25/64" or 10mm
     
  4. Dec 30, 2011 at 3:45 PM
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    Thank you soooo much!
     
  5. Dec 30, 2011 at 3:46 PM
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    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    ;)
     
  6. Dec 30, 2011 at 3:51 PM
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    DeeKay21

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    Talk about fast service!!:washing:
     
  7. Jan 2, 2012 at 9:11 AM
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    I picked up 10mm 10.9 grade bolts and nuts with allen head at ACE hardware. I got the longest size they had. The bolts fit perfect into the hole in the axle nice and snug! I had to cut about half of an inch up top so the bump stop fits nice and snug!

    Thanks again for the help, made my AAL install nice and easy!
     
  8. Jan 2, 2012 at 9:27 AM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Good to hear! A Grade 10.9 is WAY over kill for the center pin. A Grade 5 is more than enough, as once the U'bolts are tight, the center pin only keeps the leafs centered. Clamping force is achieved by the U bolts. BUT, No harm done using a higher grade.
     
  9. Jan 2, 2012 at 9:35 AM
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    The difference between Grade 5 and Grade 10.9 was about $3 so I went for higher grade... The total for both bolts and nuts was $6.40...
     
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