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Old 10-20-2007, 01:39 AM
TheOnlyE36 TheOnlyE36 is offline
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Originally Posted by vull View Post
nice thread! i've just got 1 question - how can you measure the pressure you are putting on the spark plugs when you're screwing them back in? i think 25Nm was recommended. is there a special key that gives up after applying certain amount of force? then i would rather buy the key, than take my car to the service station
yeah I normaley just try to feel it out, I have never come across even one spark plug that i stripped the thread on them. But I did strip the thread on my oil drain plug on my bike witch it sucked easy fix but it was uncalled for when you have people waiting for you to go riding.
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