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Old 26 Aug 2014, 09:00 am
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Can anyone tell me the torque spec for a strut tower bar? Thanks
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Old 26 Aug 2014, 09:02 am
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It is very low - many have twisted the tops of the bolts off.
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Old 26 Aug 2014, 11:07 am
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I got them from this thread:

Struts, torque info


Upper mounting nuts; 25 Ft-lbs 34 Nm

Strut-to-steering knuckle bolts/nuts
Step 1; 40 Ft-lbs 54 Nm
Step 2; Tighten an additional 1/4 turn (90 degrees)
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Old 29 Aug 2014, 08:49 am
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Thanks 'Handy_Cruiser', by the way, I noticed your strut bar is a double. Which brand is yours. I was going to use the 'Freedom Design' bar.
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