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rear wheel bearing torque?

Discussion in 'A4/S4 forum(B5 Chassis)' started by mrpies, Sep 9, 2010.

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    Hi chaps, I have a noisy rear wheel bearing on my 1999 A4 tdi, can anyone tell me what the torque setting is for the bearing please?
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    if its a FWD then its pretty much finger tight plus a little bit more. I tend to tweak it up until i can just move the thrust washer and thats usually plenty
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    I am of the nipped up by hand and about 1/4 turn school of torqueness
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    Cheers lads, it is a FWD.

    Much appreciated!
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