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My son is replacing the CV joint in a cadillac srx 2004 v8 -

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my son is replacing the CV joint in a cadillac srx 2004 v8 - what are the torque specs for the upper and lower control arm
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Cadillac
Expert:  camerontech replied 1 year ago.

hi there

im cam, a licenced auto tech.

here are the specs for you car...

lower control arm:

  • Tighten the lower control arm to frame bolt to 135 [n-m] (100 lb ft).
  • Tighten the lower control arm to frame nut to 135 [n-m] (100 lb ft).
  • Tighten the lower control arm to knuckle bolt to 160 [n-m] (118 lb ft).

upper control arm:

  • Tighten the upper control arm to knuckle nut to 20 [n-m] (15 lb ft) plus an additional 210 degrees.
  • Tighten new upper control arm to frame bolts to 120 [n-m] (89 lb ft).
  • Tighten new upper control arm to frame nuts to 120 [n-m] (89 lb ft).
Expert:  camerontech replied 1 year ago.

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