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Old 04-15-2010, 02:20 PM
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Steering wheel removal

Where can I get ahold of a bit like this one?



I believe it's called a Torx bit. Also, anyone know the torque rating on it?

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Old 04-15-2010, 02:28 PM
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Re: Steering wheel removal

yup thats a torx. you can buy them anywhere (home depot, lowes, sears...)
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But you need that scoop on the hood. Is it true that they're big enough to fit your lunch box and all your camera gear in it?
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Re: Steering wheel removal

Is there a specific torque rating for these screws? They are located on either side of the steering wheel.
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Re: Steering wheel removal

buy a set and you will get the 3 you need, i forget what they are, but i know you need 3
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Ok, thanks guys. I'm still curious though, is there a torque rating on these?
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Ok, thanks guys. I'm still curious though, is there a torque rating on these?
not that you need to know it for removing them, but once your reinstalling them, yes there is a torque rating on them

i know this cuz i'm looking at it right now in the service manual, and i know this isn't the first time i'm referring you to the manual either
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not that you need to know it for removing them, but once your reinstalling them, yes there is a torque rating on them

i know this cuz i'm looking at it right now in the service manual, and i know this isn't the first time i'm referring you to the manual either
Yes, I plan on reinstalling them. Please forgive me master for I am just a car noob at the moment , lmao.
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Re: Steering wheel removal

Once last thing before I go ruin my car. The torque rating is 10 N.m (7 lb.ft) and this is found on page 729, correct?
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