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Unread 11-12-2008, 09:10 AM   #1
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Dana 30 axle nut size?

I'm looking for the size of the GIANT nut that holds the hub assembly onto the Dana 30 front axle? I'm changing out the stock hubs for some Warns and I need to remove that nut. So I need a new socket. Which size???
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Unread 11-12-2008, 09:19 AM   #2
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You can buy a spindle nut socket at your autoparts dealer. I don't know accual size I just bought it for the application.
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Unread 11-12-2008, 09:27 AM   #3
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2 1/16"
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Unread 11-12-2008, 09:38 AM   #4
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I like the plate whittlecj has....not sure why?

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Unread 11-12-2008, 09:43 AM   #5
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Unread 11-12-2008, 10:16 AM   #6
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I bought an entire 3/4" socket set from Harbor Freight that had the correct size socket for like $40.
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