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wheels bearings torque

hello everyone,
is what one of you know the torque for the front wheel bearings on a Chevrolet Silverado K1500 4wd 6.5td 1997?
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What I do is tighten the nut to about 35 lbs and turn the hub about 4 turns then back it off so you have 0 lash and 0 torque. If you have to chose I set them a little tighter rather than loose.
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