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Wheel nut torque settings

Postby masmas » Tue Feb 12, 2008 4:28 pm

Hi, I have done a search for wheel nut torque settings and not found what i want to know,also not in my manual.What are the settings for wheel nuts on a 215/75/16 wheel? Thanks in advance.
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Re: Wheel nut torque settings

Postby coconut » Tue Feb 12, 2008 8:34 pm

200 Newton meters :wink:
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Re: Wheel nut torque settings

Postby MinorMatt » Tue Feb 12, 2008 10:04 pm

Whats the torque for my 6 stud wheels on my mk5? Haynes reckons 124 ft/lbs but my wheelnuts undo themselves when done to that... i just do em up as tight as I can with the wheel brace now
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Re: Wheel nut torque settings

Postby masmas » Fri Feb 15, 2008 2:39 am

Cheers mate,i have a trip to Italy next week so i have cracked all the nuts,and torqued them back to 147 lbs ,which should be 200 nm.thanks
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Re: Wheel nut torque settings

Postby coconut » Sat Feb 16, 2008 9:58 pm

MinorMatt wrote:Whats the torque for my 6 stud wheels on my mk5? Haynes reckons 124 ft/lbs but my wheelnuts undo themselves when done to that... i just do em up as tight as I can with the wheel brace now


183nm / 135ft/lbs for 6 stud according to Etis :D
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Re: Wheel nut torque settings

Postby MinorMatt » Sat Feb 16, 2008 11:04 pm

Thanks :)
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