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Tie Rod end torque

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by cegusman, Mar 8, 2005.

  1. cegusman

    cegusman 3/4 ton status

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    What does everyone torque there tierod ends to?
     
  2. MarcS

    MarcS 1/2 ton status

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    I just tightened it good and tight and put the cotter pin thru the castle nut.

    It aint going anywhere......Im sure Cheverolet says different :D
     
  3. mikey_d05

    mikey_d05 1 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    I asked this question a few days ago and got the same answer. Get it nice and tight and line the castle nut up with the pin hole. I tightened them with a ratchet until I couldn't turn them anymore, then got out my torque wrench to turn them just far enough so that everything lined up.
     

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