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I have a 2007 Chevrolet Kodiak c4500. the rear bearing

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I have a 2007 Chevrolet Kodiak c4500. the rear bearing retaining nut torque specs I can not find. It is a nut with an outside ratching washer around it. can u help
JA: Do you have the torque specs? What size is the engine?
Customer: need torque specs has 3.83 rear end and 8.1l motor
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I have rear end out board bearings out. Changed rear disc and need to retorque nuts to set bearing thrust and lock down disc hub assembly
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: this is a medium duty truck
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  chevygeorge replied 5 months ago.

Hello, My name is ***** ***** I'm here to assist you today. I'm sorry you're having these issues. Please give me a moment while I pull up the documents.

Expert:  chevygeorge replied 5 months ago.

Here's the specs for the rear axle fasteners.

https://www.dropbox.com/s/44audca87p5rs94/Kodiak.pdf?dl=0

Expert:  chevygeorge replied 5 months ago.

Are you referring to the collar located in the rear hub?

https://www.dropbox.com/s/w1x8uyyl55geoq8/KodiakAxle.pdf?dl=0

Expert:  chevygeorge replied 5 months ago.

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Expert:  chevygeorge replied 5 months ago.

Here's the document on bearing adjustment.

https://www.dropbox.com/s/gqda4fb4lwtsyzs/WheelBearingAdj.pdf?dl=0