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How big is the castle nut on a tie rod – Mysweetindulgence

If the ball is spinning in the tie rod socket you will never get it tight How big of a torque nut do I Need Tighten to 8 ft lbs 10 N m then tighten an additional 1 3 turn to at least 37 ft lbs 50 N M Upon initial installation of replacement ball joint tighten nut to to 81 ft lbs 110 N m 2 Tighten to 8 ft lbs 10 N m then tighten

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Can t tighten tie rod is there a trick The Diesel Stop

2009 01 30 nbsp 0183 32 When I put the tie rod back on the passenger side I couldn t tighten the castle nut to 52ft lbs I can get the nut to go up to where I can get the cotter pin in but it won t tighten any more Something in the tie rod end is spinning I guess Is there a trick to stop this

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I need a castle nut for the passenger side tie rod end

I need a castle nut for the passenger side tie rod end Posted by sysade41 on Oct 11 2010 Want Answer 0 Clicking this will make more experts see the question and we will remind you when it gets answered Comment Flag More Print this page Share this page Add Your Answer Ad 1 Answer DillyWackSac Level 2 An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100

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cant loosen or tighten castle nut on the tierod end

2006 04 07 nbsp 0183 32 cant loosen or tighten castle nut on the tierod end Jump to Latest Follow 1 13 of 13 Posts R I took my 3lb sledge and beat the hell outta the top of the tie rod end about 3 good whacks cussing and yelling at it and next thing I knew IT WORKED It could have probablly been fixed in one good hit but I was too mad to stop I guess the castle nut bolt had to drop

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Tie rod end castle nuts loose Ford Mustang Forums

2008 09 27 nbsp 0183 32 Tie rod end castle nuts loose Jump to Latest Follow 1 4 of 4 Posts dan50 183 Registered Joined Sep 10 2002 183 1 181 Posts Discussion Starter 183 1 183 Sep 27 2008 Only show this user

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2012 06 27 nbsp 0183 32 tie rod end castle nut problem Jump to Latest Follow 21 24 of 24 Posts Prev 1 2 First 2 of 2 Go to page Go luey2009 183 Registered Joined Jan 31 2010 183 441 Posts

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Tie rod ends too tight SteelSoldiers

2018 04 03 nbsp 0183 32 TLangM998 New member 21 0 1 Location Buford GA I installed new tie rod ends and upper ball joints this weekend and tightened them to the torque specs via the TMs But the castle nut goes well beyond the cotter pin hole

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How to Tighten a Ball Joint or Tie Rod End Castle Nut

2013 02 18 nbsp 0183 32 Here I show how to tighten a ball joint or tie rod end nut that spins when you go to tighten the castle nut Click here to show thanks and help support Fix

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tie rod end castle nut can t torque to specs

2014 08 05 nbsp 0183 32 tie rod end castle nut can t torque to specs S Series Tech

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Ball Joint Tightening Tip MOOG Parts

Another consequence of overtightening is that the castle nut on the ball joint ends up going past the hole for the cotter pin When the nut goes past the hole the cotter pin won t fit Many installers think they need washers to correct the issue Washers aren t meant to get the castle nut back up to the proper position The taper has become damaged and the steering knuckle

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Tie rod ends wont tighten Jeep Wrangler Forum

2015 05 16 nbsp 0183 32 Tie rod ends wont tighten Jump to Latest Follow 1 6 of 6 Posts Nlburden 183 Registered Joined Sep 1 2013 183 688 Posts Discussion Starter 183 1 183 May 14 2015

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steering Aligning a castle nut with a torque spec to a

The nuts at the knuckle on my outer tie rod ends are castle nuts which are locked by cotter pins fed through holes in the studs The nuts also have a torque spec 27 0 177 2 5 N∙m in this case If I tighten them down to the midpoint of that spec the holes and the crenellations may or may not align such that I can get the pin through It s possible to rotate the stud since its base

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SOLVED After removing the castle nut at the rod end of

After removing the castle nut at the rod end of the steering dampener it still will not come out is the bolt threded all the way thru the tie rod Posted by j duerr on Jul 01 2011 Want Answer 0 Clicking this will make more experts see the question and we will remind you when it gets answered 1 Comment Flag More Print this page Share this page Add Your Answer

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Tie rod end stud nut torque spec Bob Is The Oil Guy

2009 08 29 nbsp 0183 32 If you are talking about the tie rod ball joint castle nut yes something bad will happen They are specifically NOT meant to be over torqued Once again NOBODY is a human click wrench I don t care how skilled they think they are Even if they did get it spot on they surely won t be able to reproduce it in a consistent manner I can t tell the difference and I

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Tie Rod Take off Trick Loose spinning nut YouTube

2018 08 27 nbsp 0183 32 Tie Rod Take off Trick Loose spinning nut Check out My Amazon Auto Accessories Store Lets make that Weekend job less Painful

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Tie rod end spins when I try to tighten the castle nut

Tie rod end spins when I try to tighten the castle nut help Title pretty much explains it The part you tighten the but down on to spins when I try to tighten the castle but down Is there a solution or do I need a new tie rod end 7 comments share save hide report 100 Upvoted This thread is archived New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast Sort by

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Symptoms of a Bad Tie Rod End and How to The Drive

2021 03 10 nbsp 0183 32 Loosen and remove the castle nut on the outer tie rod end including the cotter pin Detach the outer tie rod end from the steering knuckle with a

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Castle Nut Spinning on Tie rod end Contour

2011 04 18 nbsp 0183 32 SEMO Apr 18 2011 11 BrApple said I do believe that OEM tie rod ends all have a spot for an allen wrench at the top bottom based on orientation of the tie rod end Also most aftermarket ones should have the same or a flat spot for a wrench This aids in removal of the nut if the tei rod end shaft is spinning

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Tie Rod nut won t Tighten Page 2 Jeep Wrangler Forum

2014 09 18 nbsp 0183 32 Generally they are reverse threads In order for the length of the assembly to change one end has to be a left hand thread and the other end has to be a

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Do You Torque Castle Nuts

2022 03 12 nbsp 0183 32 How tight should castle nut be on tie rod ends Recommended spec is usually around 150–170 lbs then if hole does not line up tighten to the next hole Are castle nuts one time use Castle nuts are useful when you need the power of a locking nut without the permanent commitment As long as the castellated nut is secured with a cotter pin it is not

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Tie rod end castle nut question MechanicAdvice reddit

Tie rod end castle nut question Close 3 Posted by 3 years ago Archived Tie rod end castle nut question I am trying to change a tie rod end and the new part I purchased has a greaseable joint When I screw on the castle nut am I supposed to stop when the hole in the bolt lines up with a slot in the castle nut so I can slide the cotter pin through or am I supposed to

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Can t tighten tie rod end castle nut Team Integra Forums

2010 06 08 nbsp 0183 32 Can t tighten tie rod end castle nut Jump to Latest Follow 1 10 of 10 Posts TurboLS 183 Premium Member Joined Mar 22 2002 183 11 572 Posts

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How to Remove Unscrew stuck or seized tie rod end from tie

2019 03 13 nbsp 0183 32 I was doing tie rod ends and had a lot for trouble removing the tie rod end Found a lot of videos about how to break the tie rod ball joint and castle nut f

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How tight should castle nut be on tie rod – Mysweetindulgence

The nuts at the knuckle on my outer tie rod ends are castle nuts which are locked by cotter pins fed through holes in the studs The nuts also have a torque spec 27 0 177 2 5 N∙m in this case If I tighten them down to the midpoint of that spec the holes and the crenellations may or may not align such that I can get the pin through

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ball joint spins when I m tightening castle nut Ford

2009 06 24 nbsp 0183 32 I m trying to put my brand new upper control arms on and when I try to tighten the castle nut on the ball joint the shaft spins with the nut I m also having the same problem with the tie rod ends as well Does anybody know a fix for this Thanks Save Share Reply C Calponycarsmike 183 Registered Joined Jan 23 2009 183 893 Posts 2 183 Jun 2 2009 Are you

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Help Cant seem to tighten castle nut without thread

Help Cant seem to tighten castle nut without thread turning Question Close 6 Posted by 4 years ago

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Can t tighten tie rod is there a trick The Diesel Stop

2009 01 30 nbsp 0183 32 When I put the tie rod back on the passenger side I couldn t tighten the castle nut to 52ft lbs I can get the nut to go up to where I can get the cotter pin in but it won t tighten any more Something in the tie rod end is spinning I guess

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Torque specs for tie rod end castle nut TCG The

2016 08 04 nbsp 0183 32 Torque specs for tie rod end castle nut Thread starter m dogg Start date Aug 3 2016 m dogg TCG Elite Member Joined Oct 23 2008 Posts 4 906 Reaction score 1 614 Aug 3 2016 1 Getting annoyed with different answers online I ve seen anywhere from 35 45 52 ft lbs for the outer tie rod end nut Anyone knows what it should be I torqued it town to

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How to Replace Tie Rod Ends with Pictures wikiHow

2021 06 28 nbsp 0183 32 Replace the cotter pin Make sure that the castle nut aligns with the hole in the tie rod end shaft Slide the cotter pin through the hole and bend the ends back to wrap it around the castle nut This prevents driving vibrations from loosening the castle nut Always be sure to install a new cotter pin