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Question About Walker Shear Bolts

Discussion in 'Homeowner Assistance Forum' started by DgBrd, May 9, 2005.

  1. DgBrd

    DgBrd LawnSite Member
    from Iowa
    Messages: 6


    I need to replace a set of blade shear bolts on my Walker and I'm unsure of how much torque to apply. I don't have the manual so I'm kind of in the dark.

    I would appreciate all replies.


  2. ztrlvr

    ztrlvr LawnSite Member
    from US
    Messages: 102

    The shear bolts have no set torque value, just need to be tight. The larger 5/8-18 blade mounting nut needs to be torqued to 60 ft lbs. Doing that applies the correct shear value needed on the shear bolts.
  3. DgBrd

    DgBrd LawnSite Member
    from Iowa
    Messages: 6

    Thank you for your reply, I'll go ahead and get them put in.

  4. marko

    marko LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 963

    Nice to have an extra pair in your tool box since your buying some anyway.

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