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Whats the torque spec for this

Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by scrapedface, Feb 23, 2010.

  1. Feb 23, 2010 at 9:56 AM
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    scrapedface

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    Whats the torque for the 2 outboard bolts on the lower control arm on a 2nd gen taco. its the two bolts closest to the wheel on the bottom.
     
  2. Feb 23, 2010 at 10:16 AM
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  3. Feb 24, 2010 at 7:47 PM
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    kevhogaz

    kevhogaz Low Speed, High Drag

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    Tight as a mofo, just shy of stripping.

    I show 103 ft. lbs. for those bolts. Your welcome.
     
  4. Feb 25, 2010 at 3:08 AM
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    DDD

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  5. Feb 25, 2010 at 12:34 PM
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    Damn that is tight as a mofo. Thanks guys
     
  6. Feb 25, 2010 at 12:37 PM
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    08pretaco

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    whats wrong? why you need to tighten them? i dont think they should be coming loose unless you tinkered with it
     
  7. Feb 25, 2010 at 12:42 PM
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    scrapedface

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    I took them off to put on my suspension lift
     
  8. Feb 25, 2010 at 12:57 PM
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    oh.. what on earth did you put on that you needed to take that off?
     
  9. Feb 25, 2010 at 4:34 PM
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    kevhogaz

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    When you put on Bilstein's, it's easier to remove the lower ball joint, so you can pull the lower control arm down far enough to get the shock back in.
     
  10. Feb 25, 2010 at 5:14 PM
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    08pretaco

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    If it makes it easier by all mean!
     
  11. Feb 25, 2010 at 5:16 PM
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    colinb17

    colinb17 If at first you don't succeed, don't try skydiving

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    thank god...i guessed and torqued mine to 120 after the lift. got lucky on that one lol
     
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