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Cradle bolt replacement. What grade bolt/nut to use?

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MG-Maxx Silver Member Charles Waugh
West Haven, CT, USA   USA
1979 MG MGB MkIII "Rumpelstiltskin"
2008 Chevrolet HHR
Had to cut (several times) the rear cradle bolt on sons 06 Cobalt SS. It had fused with bearing for lower control arm. Can not locate a new replacement bolt even from dealer. No issue can get from friends, issue is the nut. The OEM is a captured nut, that can not be used again and is too difficult to remove from another car.

Would a grade 8 nut have the proper specs.



Chuck
Hamden, CT

79 MGB - Rumpelstiltskin
Just awakened after a 10 year slumber.
GM 60V6 Gen 3 - 3.5L EFI V6 T-5.

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