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parking break bolt torque spec

Discussion in '40- & 55-Series Tech' started by petescoffee, Jul 16, 2003.

  1. petescoffee

    petescoffee

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    I am working on my 1974 fj40 with stock parking brake and I can't find the torque spec for the retaining bolt for the parking break in my Haynes manual. Any one know what it is?
    I seem to think Woody had posted this a few months ago.
    Thanks.
     
  2. woody

    woody Internet Fireman Staff Member

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    the retaining bolt for the brake drum?

    I just tighten mine REALLY tight....in fact, just did it last night...
     
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    1973Guppie

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