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Old 07-05-2012, 01:10 AM   #58
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Sorry to hear you'll be time-serting!

Hope that fix goes well.

My advice would be not to use a torque wrench on small nuts this size. I've had bad results with them myself. I don't see the point.
I'd rather see you use a 1/4" drive ratchet where you'd have a great feel for what is going on, and stop twisting when the nut bottoms out against the new washer you'll be using. Did that myself when I did the VCG and no problems, no leaks.
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