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Rear 5100 top nut

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by TacoNut, Oct 28, 2009.

  1. Oct 28, 2009 at 5:10 PM
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    TacoNut

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    Well found out what my clunk was.....


    Anyone have any idea what size the top nut on rear 5100's are?????
    IIRC it is a 14MM but don't know the threads....

    Thanks
     
  2. Oct 28, 2009 at 5:11 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Threads should be the same as stock.
     
  3. Oct 28, 2009 at 5:11 PM
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    Im calling you......
     
  4. Oct 28, 2009 at 5:14 PM
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    I went to Pepboys and replaced the top nut on the 5100.
     
  5. Oct 28, 2009 at 5:51 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Many places will carry a replacement nut. Make sure it fits (as they will/should let you test it), and make sure its a Nylock nut.
     
  6. Oct 28, 2009 at 5:52 PM
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    You're a lot nicer over the internet :p

    "Damn hippy stole it"~Chris4X4
     
  7. Oct 28, 2009 at 5:59 PM
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    Well shit dude....How many top nuts have you seen "Fall" off? Either you forgot to put it on, or one of those hippies up there took the dam thing.
     
  8. Oct 28, 2009 at 6:04 PM
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    dw77x

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    Those dang hippies are always grabbing my nuts!
     
  9. Oct 28, 2009 at 6:06 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Seems to be a common issue.
     
  10. Oct 28, 2009 at 6:07 PM
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    :laugh:
     
  11. Oct 28, 2009 at 7:15 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Seems the nut was never missing....TacoNut doesnt know how to instal 1 nut onto a shock shaft.

    [​IMG]
     
  12. Oct 28, 2009 at 7:18 PM
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    I plead the fifth of Jack!!!!!
    [​IMG]


    Check the live thread for the picture of my fubared bushing
     
  13. Oct 28, 2009 at 7:19 PM
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    ..
     
  14. Oct 28, 2009 at 7:21 PM
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    chris4x4

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    You should be able to put 1 nut on a shock properly when drunk.
    [​IMG]
     
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