Jayco RV Owners Forum

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-11-2018, 10:30 AM   #1
Junior Member
Join Date: Apr 2018
Location: McKinney
Posts: 27
roadmaster steering stablizer

Wondering if anyone knows the correct torque for the factory bolts on the chassis bracket? the install instructions say check with the manufacturer.
I have a 2018 Alante on a f53 chassis 16,000 lbs. Thanks

Norine is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2018, 12:02 PM   #2
Site Team
WinnieView's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2017
Location: Grand Canyon State
Posts: 1,714
Roadmaster should have that information on file.

For our Safe-T-Plus installation the chassis bracket was ~250 ft lbs. Which is what most chassis manufactures recommend.

2014 Winnebago View 24G
2008 Jayco Seneca 35GS- sold
WinnieView is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-16-2018, 12:23 PM   #3
Senior Member
Join Date: Jan 2018
Location: Park City
Posts: 129
Bolt Torque

I agree on 250 Ft Lbs of torque. I just installed a Roadmaster steering stabilizer and after getting everything torqued EXCEPT the bracket mounted to the spring I tightened the spring bolts as tight as I could and then had my local Ford dealer torque them correctly. My torque wrench only goes to 100 Ft Lbs and I wasn't going to buy another for two nuts. Cost me $40 but well worth it.
HJ Rosch is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by Jayco, Inc. or any of its affiliates. This is an independent, unofficial site.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 09:42 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 2002-2016 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.