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Old 08-09-2017, 11:30 AM
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Dana 30 axle nut

So changed a u-joint on a 2009 JKU last night, when putting it back together I google the torque spec for a Dana 30 axle nut and came up with 175 ft pounds. Today I look up JK specific torque specs and see it should be 100 ft pounds. How bad of a screw up is this? Possible damage?

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I would loosen it and re-torque.. it's possible to damage the bearing.
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