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Help please - Half way through changing cam chain tensioner gasket

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by pj123, Jul 21, 2011.

  1. pj123

    pj123 Member

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    Guys, got the cam cover off to replace the gasket and also about to change the cam chain tensioner gasket and half moon to stop all my leaks, but I dont have the torque settings for refitting the the tensioner. Can anyone help me please?

    Thanks
    Paul
     
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  3. SiGainey

    SiGainey Member

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    I just did it tight with a torx screwdriver...
     
  4. Westy

    Westy Double Dark Side! Diesel & 8P

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    I just nipped them up too.

    I'm assuming that you only unscrewed the two torx bolts so you could move the cam adjuster about slightly?
     
  5. s3gazz

    s3gazz Well-Known Member

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    I'm doing this to mine this weekend anyone have a how to on an s3 don't fancy taking cams out or owt my leak is getting bad now it's under the Vvt valve and down the side of block and on top of gear box now
     
  6. LiveWire

    LiveWire S3X

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    Let me google that for you :w00t:

    :beerchug:
     
    #7 LiveWire, Jul 21, 2011
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  7. S3 Nattie

    S3 Nattie Quattro ist für sissies

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    10NM dude.
     
  8. pj123

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    Cracking, thanks guys. Nice sunny day to put it all back together!
     

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