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99 V70 Front Strut Mount bolts / nuts

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99 V70 Front Strut Mount bolts / nuts

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Hi,
Does the vehicle tires need to be on the floor( pre load) before torqueing the nuts ?

Thanks
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Strut to knuckle, no.
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Re: 99 V70 Front Strut Mount bolts / nuts

Post by erikv11 »

What he said!

Only the control arm bushings need to be pre-loaded up there.
'95 854 T5-R, Motronic 4.4, 185k
'96 855 NA, 145k
'98 S70 NA, 220k (living out west)
'98 V70, T5 tune-injectors-turbo, LPT engine, 293k
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