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How much torque for u bolts?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by protechk5, Apr 19, 2005.

  1. protechk5

    protechk5 1/2 ton status

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    couldnt find it in a search, what do you torque u bolts too, on a 10bolt, also anyone know much for the 4 bolts that go it to the steering box?

    thanks
     
  2. mechted

    mechted 1 ton status Premium Member

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    Ubolts = 140 ft-lbs
    unfortunately my book only says "tighten to specifications" for steering box to frame, sorry
     
  3. protechk5

    protechk5 1/2 ton status

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    thanks for the u bolts
     
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    My Hanes manual says 150 lbs.
     
  5. jekbrown

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    prolly depend on the diameter of the bolt... dont know 10 bolt size offhand. On my D60 I torque em to 145 and never have any probs.

    j
     

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