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Old 03-22-2010, 10:18 PM   #19
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Originally Posted by Subiracer06 View Post
so how did you guys end up torquing the nut to 184 ft lbs? i cant get a socket up there!!! did you use a crows food on the torque wrench?
Open end wrench and some leg force. As you are finding out, there is not much that will fit in that location and allow proper torque take-up. At 184 lbs-ft you are going to spread a regular crows foot even if it is a flange nut style.
Although, If you can find a torque extender in that metric size you might be able to use a torque wrench on there.
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