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post #1 of 3 Old 08-29-2009, 07:26 PM Thread Starter
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rear axle

Source and price needed for a rear axle. Yep, it happened. That piece of crap nut chewed up the threads on my rear axle. And I was only torquing to 65ft lbs. SON OF A #&$^!. So - I'm gunna need a new axle.

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post #2 of 3 Old 08-29-2009, 07:37 PM
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That's why I keep saying to use anti-seize and 58lb-ft of torque.

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yep .. will get the k9 nut to put on the new axle. And follow that advice.

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