inner cv joint bolt size

John Larson j.d.larson at
Fri Jan 21 22:16:01 EST 2005

Torx on the stering lock assembly?  Every one I've ever seen (including my
95 A6) uses shear bolts.  The replacement ones are different, but still
shear type.  You're right on the air bag screws.  My mistake.  John
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Sent: Friday, January 21, 2005 7:03 PM
Subject: Re: inner cv joint bolt size

> "John Larson" <j.d.larson at> writes:
> > axel in my 90 200Q, and
> > A T50 isn't gonna work because it's a Torx tool, and your Audi has
> > NO torx fasteners anywhere on the car, IIRC.
> I've come across a couple in the 90 200TQA, recently did the ignition,
> that was held in with a torx, might have been a tamperproof one.  The
> airbag's held in by torx fasteners and I think there's a few under the
> airbag in the steering wheel too.

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