Discussion in 'The Garage' started by toy4x4runner, Apr 20, 2006.
What should we torque the castle nuts down to on our TRE's... like some ES2010L's and stuff?
I've always been taught to torque them "til I turn blue"
Yep as tight as you can get them.
so for the castle nut on tre's theres no torque spec? that'd odd. b/c on the ball joints they say 70ft/lb and that's the same thing almost... taper seat design.
I torque mine down to 80 ft lbs, then tighten until you can get the cotter pin through. NEVER loosen to get the cotter pin through.
Shane74- I like the way you think. I'll go with that... 70-80 ft/lbs and tighten to put cotter pin in.
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