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Dodge Repair/2010 grand caravan: tie rod replacement


Terry wrote at 2016-06-28 12:38:54
That torque has to be wrong if you turn the tie rod nut 245 degrees after torquing the nut to 55 ft lbs you will either strip the threads or bust the knuckle. That is just crazy.  Where did you get that spec? No way can't at be right. I'm  

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