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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-06-2012, 12:25 PM Thread Starter
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Upper Control Arm Torque Spec

Anyone got a book handy to give me torque spec for these? Also upper ball joint torque.

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'68 is 75-100 ft-lb for UCA and shaft to body

Upper ball joint to spindle is 60-90 ft-lb, per manual torque to spec then back off to next hole/castellation alignment for cotter pin. (same for lower). I usually go for 70 ft-lb then tighten to next, rather than back off...

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Thank you for quick answer.

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