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      12-03-2012, 01:02 PM   #30
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Originally Posted by Car54 View Post
I just snugged mine...probably about 15ft lbs. The loctite is doing the work...hopefully.
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But do you want them "tight"? It all depends on the construction and what the "base" is. The Apex studs just have a little bubble...you don't want to drag that into your hub by over tightening. Not sure about BW's.
You're right on track. Studs should only be snug, about 14ft-lbs, using blue loctite. Lug Nuts are then torqued to 88ft-lbs.

For those seeing competitive use, marking is a good idea.
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