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MAZDA B3000 WHEEL PROBLEM

1995 Mazda b3000 • 200,000 miles

Started to put front wheel-bearing on my truck greessed bearing put in tightened to 35ftlbs like the book says to seat bearing loosned 1/4 turn spined rotor then hand tighted even though the manual said tightin 1.6 I didnt this is why I put washer on behind lock nut the lock-nut has a tieat an the washer has holes made sure I slid in the hole lined the key way with the washer im ok at this point but when I put the outside lock washer on an try to tighten to 150 ft pounds just about locks the hub down were it takes 2 hands to turn im pretty sure this is is to tight whats going on?
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December 11, 2012.



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