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Old 01-27-2013, 05:49 PM   #3
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Improper TQ.
Remember that ANY debris in the threads will alter TQ readings. This includes any use of oils, antisieze or thread lockers.
That being said, I've never TQ'd mine and never had an issue. Good-n-tight has worked for me.
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