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Old 09-07-2011, 04:37 PM
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Originally Posted by cn90 View Post

If you want to re-torque your E14 bolts, it will not be easy because you already tightened the 36-mm nut, the axle is fully inserted, so the E14 bolts are difficult to get to.

1. Try the 1/4" E14 socket, the problem is that: it is 1/4" drive so the extension may break under torque, not a big deal, just buy another extension.
Personally I think another 45 degrees turn is good enough for me, assuming you already torqued it to 30 Nm.


I was able to take these bearings bolts down to 55 Ft Lb ( ~75 Nm )
I think it was between 45 and 90 degrees
Took 20 min for all 8 bolts

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