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Rod-end castle nut question

When tightening the drag-link rod-end castle nut to the specified 60 ft/lbs torque and the cotter pin hole doesn't line up what do you do? Back off on the nut a bit or get it tighter to line things up?


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Re: Rod-end castle nut question

Keep going til the next hole

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Re: Rod-end castle nut question

Go tighter.


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I,um..ah..lowered the axles"
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