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Old July 25th, 2008, 22:34
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D44 Ring gear bolts

I'm instaling a aussie locker in my D44 rear axle, and ran into a snag with torking the ring gear blots.

I have serched on line and for some reason, I'm reading some guys tork em at 80-90 ft lbs, and at the same time, someone els doing the same install on the same rearend will tell ya it's 55-60 lbs?

I was wondering if someone could tell me what the proper tork spec should be for ring gear bolts on a D44?






The jeep is a 87 xj 3.54 gears
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Old July 26th, 2008, 00:18
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Re: D44 Ring gear bolts

All specs listed are from FSMs.

http://www.geocities.com/JeepI6Power/torque.html
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Old July 26th, 2008, 06:14
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Re: D44 Ring gear bolts

I just looked in my Yukon install guide, and it says 55 ft/lbs for the R.G. bolts, and 60 ft/lbs for the caps.
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