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|Subject: torque settings help Fri Aug 03, 2012 12:13 pm|| |
Help Help please
I have just bought some stainless disc rotor bolts for the front and rear , but I can not find anywere the torque setting for these 10 bolts.
Can some lucky person who has a service manual please help.
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|Subject: Re: torque settings help Fri Aug 03, 2012 3:05 pm|| |
Brake disc bolts are 42 N.m or 31 lb-ft according to my manual. These OEM figures may not apply to stainless bolts which I suspect are supposed to be lubed before insertion and which will affect the torque values.
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|Subject: Re: torque settings help Fri Aug 03, 2012 5:18 pm|| |
This makes interesting reading - I looked around, remembering something a very knowledgeable member of the X9OC said when someone asked about replacing brake-disc bolts with stainless ones (he was not in favour):