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RE:Timing belt tricks (home brew way of holding crank)
In message <3536A9A0.4C6F39F1@rmi.net> Russ writes:
> I was rotating my engine the other day and found the crank bolt was only
> hand tight!!!!!
Just over a year ago the UK quattro Owners Club Newsletter published
a figure of 132 lb ft with the comment that a little more didn't hurt
"as this bolt is always coming loose".
At 132 lb ft I'm not surprised it's "always coming loose".
All I got for my attempt to tell Simon Gilmor of his error was an
extremely abusive phone call. Last time I spoke to him, I believe.
Phone: 0385 302803 Fax: 01536 723021
(The contents of this post will _NOT_ appear in the UK Newsletter.)