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 Post subject: rocker cover bolts
Posted: Mon Nov 30, 2009 3:15 pm 
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sorry for starting this but, im bout to pick up my polished rocker cover tommoro, just wondering, do i need a torque wrench to do them up or is it just simple as do them up firm and tight with a normal wrench also no i need to put new bolts back on or can i use the orignal ones off my car

cheers matty

 

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 Post subject: Re: rocker cover bolts
Posted: Mon Nov 30, 2009 3:34 pm 
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Shifter or socket will be fine !

 

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 Post subject: Re: rocker cover bolts
Posted: Mon Nov 30, 2009 4:01 pm 
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how tight should i do it up, so it does move and more, or just tight enuff,

 

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 Post subject: Re: rocker cover bolts
Posted: Mon Nov 30, 2009 4:27 pm 
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Just do it sensibly tight.

 

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 Post subject: Re: rocker cover bolts
Posted: Mon Nov 30, 2009 5:01 pm 
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no worries thanks for the input cheers

 

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