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post #1 of 4 Old 04-05-2013, 07:13 PM Thread Starter
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Torque value for front axle nut?

I changed out the tires on my '08 last night, and I've seen the rear axle nut placed at 78 ftlbs, but I can't find a number for the front. I guess I'm going to have to break down and buy a shop manual.

Until then, does anyone have the number handy?
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post #2 of 4 Old 04-05-2013, 07:31 PM
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post #3 of 4 Old 04-05-2013, 08:56 PM
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Axle nut = 65 ftlb
Clamp botls = 15 ftlb
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post #4 of 4 Old 04-05-2013, 09:30 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks guys. Exactly what I needed.
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