Apply lubricating oil to threads of
tapered shaft on torque rod (2).
Position tapered shaft of torque rod (2)
in torque rod mount of axle (3).
Position washer (4) and locknut (1) on
torque rod (2). Tighten locknut until
outer face of nut is even with threaded
end of torque rod (2).
Install same number and
size spacers removed
With the aid of an assistant, install
plate (7), spacers (9), bracket (8) and
end of torque rod (2) with two
screws (6) and locknuts (5) on
Tighten locknut (1) to 175 to 225 lb-ft
(237 to 305 N.m).
With the aid of an assistant, retighten
locknut (1) to 175 to 225 lb-ft (237 to 305
N.m) while striking torque rod mount
on axle (3) with hammer.