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Unread 06-30-2013, 09:40 PM   #1
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Pitman nut size

Anyone know the correct socket size to use? Searching shows 185 ft lbs to reinstall, correct?

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Unread 07-01-2013, 12:16 AM   #2
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Not the foggiest on the size but 185 ft lbs is correct.
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Unread 07-01-2013, 06:38 AM   #3
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thanks for the confirmation!

I cant even find the size in the FSM. I've got a 1 5/16 socket that fits just a tad loosley. scared ill round off the nut if i keep using it.
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Unread 07-01-2013, 07:25 AM   #4
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Mine was 32mm
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Unread 07-01-2013, 07:27 AM   #5
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rock on! thx Dave!
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Unread 07-01-2013, 07:58 AM   #6
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I can't get a 6 or 12 point 1.250" socket on mine, so it must be 1-5/16"

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Unread 07-01-2013, 08:21 AM   #7
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I was just handed a 1 5/16 and 1 1/14 sockets, 3/4 drive wrench, and 1000 ft lb impact. I'll give it another go and see what happens!
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