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kingjim9
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Nov 27, 2009, 6:27 PM

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I need to remove the rear wheel hub on a 2000 dodge neon. I thought it would be like the last car i worked on where it just has a finger tight nut and a cotter pin to hold it on, but it turns out dodge has the hub and bearing as one assembly. I was wondering what size nut holds it on? and what is the torque specs for when i reninstall it?

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Loren Champlain Sr
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Nov 27, 2009, 6:34 PM

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Jim; The torque spec is 160 ft.lbs. I couldn't find out what size socket you'll need, though. Sorry.
Loren
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kingjim9
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Nov 28, 2009, 1:00 PM

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Well i know its bigger than 11/8, guess i'll just have to wing it on the size. Thanks for the help Loren.




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