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What size socket fits castle nut on top of spindal?

Discussion in '1969-1972 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by Stroked72Blazer, Nov 17, 2002.

  1. Stroked72Blazer

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    72 blazer
     
  2. Triaged

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    1-3/16"
    All the ones I have found are 3/4" drive so you will need an adapter as well to use it with 1/2" drive stuff.
     
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    Thank you and for the record the bottom ball joint nut is 1-1/8" Now to get the old BFH out to remove the ball joints
     
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    I don't know what I was thinking last night but it is a 1-5/16 socket.
     
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    Yes, 1 5/16".
     

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