loctite!



3 replies to this topic
  • 669966

Posted May 25, 2003 - 08:19 AM

#1

to loctite or not to locktite? this is the question! i'm talk'n 'bout the usual fairings, fenders, plastics, and headlight bolts. ya know - the 8mm, and 10mm bolts that are always on, off, on, off, on, off.........! :)

  • Sylvain

Posted May 25, 2003 - 08:39 AM

#2

Depends what type of loctite you want to use.

There is the: removable loctite, threadlocker, medium strenght, high strenght, etc...

If you are referring the a WR or YZ, the owners manual indicates when and where you have to loctite.

Also you have to respect the torque spec, if it still loosen after proper torque, then I'm sure a removable loctite would do a good job. :)

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  • oRGie

Posted May 25, 2003 - 11:12 AM

#3

I use the removable blue stuff on all those bolts.. lost a few before I started to do that.. its cheap and doesnt cause any mess or problems, so why the heck not :)

  • adamwagar

Posted May 25, 2003 - 11:28 AM

#4

Blue loctite for sure. Check your sidestand bolts. It's a drag when you lose one on the trail.




 
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