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What are the torque specs on a 1998 k1500 Chevrolet 4x4 5.7L front wheel bearing hub flange nut bolts, axle nut, upper ball joint nut, lower ball joint nut, and the tie rod nut?
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Application

Specification

Metric

English

Axle Shaft Nut (K Models)

225 N·m

165 lb ft

Brake Hose Bracket Nuts (C Models)

18 N·m

13 lb ft

Caps to Steering Knuckle (C3500HD)

17 N·m

12 lb ft

Hub and Bearing Assembly to Steering Knuckle Bolts (K Models)

180 N·m

133 lb ft

Lock Pin to Steering Knuckle Nut (C3500HD)

40 N·m

29 lb ft

Lower Ball Joint to Steering Knuckle Nut (C and K Models)

128 N·m

94 lb ft

Lower Control Arm Bumper (C Models)

32 N·m

23 lb ft

Lower Control Arm to Frame Nuts and Bolts (C and K Models)

165 N·m

121 lb ft

Lower Shock Absorber Nut (C3500HD)

185 N·m

136 lb ft

Outer Tie Rod Nut (C and K Models)

62 N·m

46 lb ft

Shackle to Frame Nut and Bolt (C3500HD)

95 N·m

70 lb ft

Shock Absorber Nuts (K Models)

90 N·m

66 lb ft

Shock Absorber to Control Arm Bolts (C Models)

27 N·m

20 lb ft

Shock Absorber Upper Nut (C Models)

11 N·m

100 lb in

Splash Shield to Anchor Plate Bolts (C3500HD)

16 N·m

12 lb ft

Splash Shield to Steering Knuckle Bolts (C and K Models)

26 N·m

19 lb ft

Spring Eye Bolts and Nuts (C3500HD)

95 N·m

70 lb ft

Spring to Axle U-Bolts (C3500HD)

125 N·m

92 lb ft

Stabilizer Bar Bracket to Frame Nuts and Bolts (C and K Models)

33 N·m

24 lb ft

Stabilizer Bracket Bolts (C3500HD)

7 N·m

60 lb in

Stabilizer Clamp Bolts (C3500HD)

29 N·m

21 lb ft

Stabilizer Link Nuts (C and K Models)

18 N·m

13 lb ft

Stabilizer to Link Nuts (C3500HD)

68 N·m

50 lb ft

Steering Arm to Knuckle Nut (C3500HD)

285 N·m

210 lb ft

Steering Knuckle Nuts (C3500HD)

312 N·m

230 lb ft

Suspension Bumper (C3500HD)

34 N·m

25 lb ft

Torsion Bar Support Link Nuts (4 Door Utility K Models)

125 N·m

92 lb ft

Torsion Bar Support Center Nuts (K Models)

24 N·m

18 lb ft

Torsion Bar Support Outside Nuts (K Models)

62 N·m

46 lb ft

Upper Ball Joint Nuts (C Models)

24 N·m

18 lb ft

Upper Ball Joint to Steering Knuckle Nut (C and K Models)

100 N·m

74 lb ft

Upper Control Arm to Frame Nuts and Bolts (C and K Models)

190 N·m

140 lb ft

Upper Shock Absorber Bolt and Nut (C3500HD)

50 N·m

37 lb ft


Tie rod end Torque 46 ft lbs
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