Brand new WR450 hell

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  • MotoGyro

Posted June 14, 2005 - 10:20 AM


Torque values for bolts are always given for a bolt with clean DRY threads!!

That oil lube on the bolt decreases tightning resistance

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  • 450high

Posted June 15, 2005 - 03:07 AM


That stinks.But don't stress.Hopefully it's just the strainer.If not loctite over here put out a product for remaking stripped threads.It's about $15 australian dollars so thats like nothing in the states.I have used on very large threads 2 inch? in high pressure heater manifold and it holds.I wouldn't have believed it was possible but it works.It's a 2 part mix and you put this blue stuff on the bolt thread so it doesn,t stick to the bolt tread then do the bolot up into the hole but not overly tight.The next day you tighten it up as normal.Happy riding Dave.
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