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Old 11-01-2012, 04:28 PM   #1454
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Do you guys think that the bolts are loosening? or do you think that 25 Ft/lbs is just too little torque? It seems that nearly everyone who has had the TSB has reported a certain amount of time when there was no sound. Mine took about 3 days, and i felt it loosen up when i when over a two inch pavement change while turning.
Does that mean that something shifts and then starts knocking, or that the bolts just loosened up. After a while it gets worse and worse, so something is loosening.
If its loosening, wouldn't some sort of lock washer, or locktite thread locker be better than simply adding torque?
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