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U-bolt torque spec?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by wildbilzrydn, Oct 4, 2005.

  1. wildbilzrydn

    wildbilzrydn 1/2 ton status

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    My BDS lift has what I think are 9/16" (15/16" hex) u-bolts, and I decided to check the torque tonight. While, I didn't find any loose, I did find some that had not been tightened fully. Can anyone tell me what the torque spec is on these?
    Thanks!
     
  2. mechted

    mechted 1 ton status Premium Member

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    i believe its 140 foot pounds for our trucks
    that is with 5/8" bolts though...
     
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    ryan22re 1/2 ton status

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    on the 9/16" ubolts i have installed from bds, they say from 90-110 ft-lbs.

    ryan
     
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    89GMCSuburban 1/2 ton status

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    There was a post on this before....

    Skyjacker says 110
     
  5. wildbilzrydn

    wildbilzrydn 1/2 ton status

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    Thanks for the info guys.
     

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