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1G What grade bolt?

Posted by TK's9d2TSi, Nov 12, 2019

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  1. TK's9d2TSi

    TK's9d2TSi Supporting Member

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    I’ve searches but couldn’t find it. The threads stripped on the rear differential cover to boomerang. I’ll be installing helicoil. What grade bolts are those?

    Thanks
    Tony
     

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    motomattx Proven Member

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    Likely grade 8 would be more than enough for something like that and easy to find.
     

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    TK's9d2TSi Supporting Member

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    Thanks, Matt! I was able to clean the bolts. Just finished torquing everything. Fill her up tomorrow and we’re hitting boosting.
     

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    99gst_racer Moderator

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    I'd recommend a Timesert over a Helicoil.
     

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    Thanks, Paul! I got it installed and torqued last night.

    I've never used timesert but after seeing how it works, that's definitely the way to go. Easy to remove as well.
     
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