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      07-18-2008, 12:52 PM   #5
GregW / Oregon
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Wheel lug bolt torque

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Originally Posted by Davinhci View Post
Torque mine at 90, 220 seems bit high. FYI I tested the torque as done by the factory before i took off the original wheels and it was about 88.
Yep, 90 lb. ft. Use a cross pattern, skipping every other bolt as you go around. Get a plastic sleeved deep socket to protect your wheels.

If you want a really good torque wrench, I recommend this one: http://www.thetoolwarehouse.net/shop/PRE-C3FR250F.html.
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