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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 10-03-2007, 12:07 PM Thread Starter
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Lug Nut Torque Spec

Ok, I've searched my manuel, the "internet" and this forum.....

Does anyone know the torque spec for the lug nuts on an '08 Forester with steel rims???? It has 5 lugs, if that helps.

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Wheel nut tightening torque:
90 N·m (9.1 kgf-m, 65.7 ft-lb)

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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 10-03-2007, 12:26 PM
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I always set my torque wrench to 67 ft-lbs. It has worked fine for 2+ years.

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what about an 11 Forester with alloy wheels ? any one have the correct lug nut torque ??
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72 lbs on the wheel lug nuts !
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