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rear u bolts ?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by marcusxcore, Sep 27, 2004.

  1. marcusxcore

    marcusxcore Newbie

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    quick question any one know the exact amount of torque the rear u bolts should be torqued down on stock 10bolts and 4 inch springs..
     
  2. Muddytazz

    Muddytazz 1 ton status

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    its around 130ft/lbs
     
  3. marcusxcore

    marcusxcore Newbie

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    thanks my rear end wouldnt stay in place when i jumped on the gas i knew it was my u bolts werent tight enough i torqued em down to 90 /forums/images/graemlins/doah.gif
     
  4. Triaged

    Triaged 1/2 ton status

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    Sounds like you sheared off the center pin. You need to replace that before you drive it even if the u-bolts are torqued. I replaced mine with socket head cap screws.
     

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