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Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by blackshuck, Apr 1, 2013.

  1. blackshuck
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    Apparently my hub nuts are really tight!

    Also don't use Halfords or Snap-On 3/8 to half inch converters to try & do the job!

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    they don't work as you snown. doesn't take alot of force to snap them

    use 1/2" impact sockets.
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    I also used a long breaker bar also to undo them, if your not already using one
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    Thanks for stating the now obvious!....lol
    The 17mm allen socket we got for the hubs was 3/8 drive sadly so we had to give it a go!

    And yes breaker bar being used and it lived up to its name......lol
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    Tools aren't usually a problem!
    This is about half!
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    At least you can get the snap-on replaced for free.
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    This is true as long as I don't tell him what I was trying go do with it!....lol
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    reducers always snap with me,i use 1/2" drives ,it also saves your knuckles lol
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