proper torque for wheels? | Nissan Frontier Forum May 02, 2012Heck, the lug nuts actually squealed when I started to back them out. I bought a good quality Craftsman 1/2" torque wrench on sale several months ago and sockets to fit the Subie and Frontier. Now after servicing, I always jack up each wheel, loosen the lug nuts and then torque them to Torque Specs GO-TO List | Nissan Frontier ForumApr 02, 2015Torque Specs | Nissan Frontier ForumApr 16, 2010See more results wheel lug nut torque setting - Nissanhelp Forums Feb 02, 2014wheel lug nut torque setting I just bought another Frontier (2014 PRO4 Crew Cab ) that has the new style of 16" aluminum rims with BFG Rugged Trail tires. I set the torque to owner's manual specs 98 foot lbs after checking them because the dealer had put wheel locks on them and the tires were inflated at 42 PSI instead of the recommended 35 PSI.