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Old 01-05-2011, 09:04 PM   #1
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Do you guys ever pull out the torque wrench and torque when a value is given? like on hot lugs?

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Yes......and NO!
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=like on hot lugs?
What are they?
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Torque = yes, while hot - no way. No need.
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Old 01-06-2011, 07:11 AM   #8
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After years of doing it, my arm is a torque wrench.



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