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Torque Specs

Discussion in 'Suspension' started by Justin626, Oct 5, 2008.

  1. Oct 5, 2008 at 7:55 PM
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    Justin626

    Justin626 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Has anyone taken the time to look up the torque specs for the u-bolts, leaf spring bolts, bottom spindle bolts, or front shock assembly? It's time to retighten and would feel better knowing what ft/lbs they are suppose to be at.
     
  2. Oct 5, 2008 at 7:57 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    "U" bolts should be 35#

    Cant remember the rest. :eek:
    Just make sure none are loose and you should be fine.
     
  3. Oct 5, 2008 at 8:00 PM
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    tacomaman06

    tacomaman06 Carolina Alliance: Lead, follow, or get the hell o Thor

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    agreed!

    when we installed the new suspension on my 04....we just tightened everyhting down and even so to speak. when i "retorque" my u-bolts after 100 miles, then 500 miles, i'll torque them to 45 ft. lbs...........thats what wheelers called for on mine.:)
     
  4. Oct 5, 2008 at 8:01 PM
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    Justin626

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    Damn! No......more......rep!(gasps)
     
  5. Oct 5, 2008 at 8:02 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    LOL...hit me next time. :D
     
  6. Oct 5, 2008 at 8:04 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    I wrenched mine to 85# when I installed my AAL. I was haveing a "Blonde" moment. Some of the specs for the Tacoma exceed my Torqe wrench 85# max. so I just give it the "Grrrr" Most times, I just make sure they arnt comming loose. :)
     
  7. Oct 5, 2008 at 8:08 PM
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    tacomaman06

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    yep.....same way here!!:D
     
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