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Old 07-18-2009, 04:54 PM   #1
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Is it necessary to put grease on the axle threads before torquing the axle nut to 340 ft/lbs?

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Old 07-18-2009, 05:25 PM   #2
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No. All torque specs, unless specifically noted otherwise, assume a dry thread. If you grease up the threads, you'll over-torque the nut by as much as 50%.

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Thanks, I appreciate the help.

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