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post #1 of 13 (permalink) Old 10-02-2006, 11:24 PM Thread Starter
 
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has anyone ever gotten stress cracks from bolts being overtightend?
Its on the right fairing where the bolt goes through the frame. I didn't tighten it at all just a cold day

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post #2 of 13 (permalink) Old 10-02-2006, 11:41 PM
 
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yea, how about you dont tighten them that much ahaha
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That's why we have torque specs.

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post #4 of 13 (permalink) Old 10-03-2006, 01:25 AM
 
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That's why we have torque specs.
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That's why you use a torque wrench...
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That's why we have torque specs.




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Stress cracks where?
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That's why you use a torque wrench...
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post #10 of 13 (permalink) Old 10-29-2006, 08:10 PM
 
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That's why you use a torque wrench...
wow, you actually torque down your fairing bolts? what's the torque spec for the tire valve cap?

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wow, you actually torque down your fairing bolts? what's the torque spec for the tire valve cap?

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I think its 8 inch pounds... not foot pounds




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I think its 8 inch pounds... not foot pounds
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