rear axle torque specs



2 replies to this topic
  • yamahasocal450

Posted August 03, 2003 - 04:40 PM

#1

i just put some new rubber on hte rear wheel and now im going to torque the axle up but isnt 125 nm pretty high... i dont want to strip any threads or anything... what are you guys torquing it to? :)

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  • bigdrtrdr

Posted August 03, 2003 - 05:03 PM

#2

90 ft. lbs or 125NM is the correct torque specs.
Dont under tighten the axel as it can shift under heavy loads and bend the adjusters.
I just use a 1/2" ratchet wrench and make it really tight.
Not artery poping tight, but tight.
good luck,
Eric

  • yamahasocal450

Posted August 03, 2003 - 06:03 PM

#3

thanks bro.. :D :)




 
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