[Vwdiesel] bolt reuse

Shawn Wright swright at zuiko.sls.bc.ca
Fri Apr 8 21:46:18 EDT 2005

On 8 Apr 2005 at 20:47, mikitka <mikitka at earthlink.net> wrote:

> engine. I'm going to take my torque wrench into work and have the PMEL lab check
> it's calibration. I want to make sure I put everything back per book spec's. I

How critical is a good torque wrench for engine building? I have a cheapo 
150ft-lb 1/2" one (click type). Is this good enough, or should I borrow a 
better one, or get it checked? I'm using 15w40 oil for assembly, hope this 
is ok....

Shawn Wright
'85 Jetta D 
'88 Westy 2.1L, soon to be 1.6TD 5 speed
 (see progress at http://members.shaw.ca/vwdiesels)
'82 Diesel Westy

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