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Old 04-09-2008, 10:53 AM   #16
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Location: Springfield, IL
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My Ride: '02 330xi
Originally Posted by revshed View Post
This may be an innapropriate question (but I don't know your level of mechanical aptitude so forgive me); did you put a little bit of grease on the puller where it was contacting the axle? If you don't do this you will get so much friction between the puller and the axle that you will be unable to turn the center bolt on the puller.
Yea man...no problems with that. The puller was all oiled up. Spun easily. At least until it was torqued all the way down!

'02 330xi
Springfield, IL
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