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Ring gear bolts-torque specs

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by balzackks84, Mar 22, 2003.

  1. balzackks84

    balzackks84 1/2 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    Halfway into the detroit install and im stuck how far to torque the ring gear bolts. Anyone know? /forums/images/graemlins/1zhelp.gif
     
  2. uglychevyZZ4

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    if it helps, the torque spec for a 12 & 44 ring gear to carrier is 55 ftlbs. and use threadlock /forums/images/graemlins/deal.gif
     
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    <font color="green"> Knowing the application would be helpful... The 14 bolt FF ring gear bolts go to 120ft-lbs. </font>
     
  4. balzackks84

    balzackks84 1/2 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    LOL. Prolly shoulda put the application down. But I got it from zcar in the chat room. Thanx anyways.
     

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