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  1. Outer tie-rod end torque - conflicting service manual specification

    Problems & Issues
    FYI. I just replaced the tie-rod ends on a 2003 with genuine Honda replacements, PN 53541-S7A-003. My Honda service manual (2003-2005 First Edition 12/2004) specifies two different torque values for the tapered pin connection to the strut steering arm. On page 18-25 (Damper/Spring Replacement...
  2. Torque Specs for Outer Tie-Rod Ends?

    Maintenance and Service
    I replaced my outer tie-rod ends about a month ago and tightened them just enough so the cotter pin hole aligned with the castle nut. Car rides fine but now get a single "click" sound when I am making a really tight turn. I think I might need to tighten down that tie-rod end a bit more, anyone...
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