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front subframe bolts

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by Sham101, Jun 28, 2013.

  1. Sham101
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    has anybody had this same problem were the bolts that hold the subfame up keep on getting loose after about a month or two
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    They are stretch bolts and need to be correctly torqued.
    If there coming loose, you require new ones i would suspect.
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    what is the correct torq for them and are the bolts dealers only
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    i believe its 100nm and 1/4 turn, but i could be wrong
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    tps might sell them and they dont cost that much anyway
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