Fordmods Logo

head bolt size? 

 

Page 1 of 1 [ 7 posts ] 

 
 Post subject: head bolt size?
Posted: Thu Jan 08, 2009 12:21 am 
Getting Side Ways
Offline
User avatar

Posts: 3363

Joined: 27th Dec 2004

Gallery: 4 images

Ride: MCMXCV Falcon

Location: G town
VIC, Australia

are the head bolts 14mm head...

just rounded one off using a 14mm single hex socket and noticed that it wasnt a great fit...had a hell of time getting it out after that...

could they be 17/32"?

 

_________________

Image

Top
 Profile  
 
 
Posted: Thu Jan 08, 2009 12:48 am 
Getting Side Ways
Offline

Age: 31

Posts: 3893

Joined: 15th Nov 2004

Gallery: 24 images

Ride: BF MKII V8 Fairmont Ghia

Location: Perth
WA, Australia

yes its 14mm

 

_________________

2007 Steel BF Ghia MKII V8 - 19" GTP's + Superlows

Top
 Profile  
 
 
Posted: Thu Jan 08, 2009 10:12 am 
Getting Side Ways
Offline
User avatar

Posts: 3363

Joined: 27th Dec 2004

Gallery: 4 images

Ride: MCMXCV Falcon

Location: G town
VIC, Australia

well its a bloody s**t design then

 

_________________

Image

Top
 Profile  
 
 
Posted: Thu Jan 08, 2009 9:02 pm 
Getting Side Ways
Offline

Age: 31

Posts: 996

Joined: 9th Aug 2005

Ride: BA XR6T ute

Location: frankston
VIC, Australia

its usually s**t sockets i bought a good 14mm and it hasnt failed yet...
Top
 Profile  
 
 
Posted: Thu Jan 08, 2009 10:02 pm 
Getting Side Ways
Offline
User avatar

Posts: 3363

Joined: 27th Dec 2004

Gallery: 4 images

Ride: MCMXCV Falcon

Location: G town
VIC, Australia

it was a kingchrome socket and i tried my other 14mm socket and it was the same

 

_________________

Image

Top
 Profile  
 
 
Posted: Fri Jan 09, 2009 12:04 am 
Fordmods Junkie
Offline
User avatar

Posts: 3083

Joined: 22nd Sep 2005

Gallery: 13 images

Ride: EF

Location: Melbourne
VIC, Australia

was it an impact socket?

 

_________________

Image
latest mod: A Service
MY BUILD THREAD

Top
 Profile  
 
 
Posted: Fri Jan 09, 2009 12:17 am 
Getting Side Ways
Offline
User avatar

Posts: 3363

Joined: 27th Dec 2004

Gallery: 4 images

Ride: MCMXCV Falcon

Location: G town
VIC, Australia

yep

 

_________________

Image

Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:
Sort by  
 Page 1 of 1  [ 7 posts ] 

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 23 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

 

 

It is currently Tue Dec 12, 2017 4:04 pm All times are UTC + 11 hours

 

 

(c)2014 Total Web Solutions Australia - Australian Web Hosting and Domain Names