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Old 04-25-2008, 08:37 PM   #1  
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Can u remember the socket size for the little bolt that holds down the coilpack to the manifold? I tried a 1/4"..too small,5/16 too big,6mm..small, 7mm sloppy..., 8mm too big! doing the plug change and need the right size socket before I start. Thanks
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Old 04-25-2008, 08:49 PM   #2  
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the documentation i have, calls for
a 7mm socket

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Old 04-25-2008, 08:54 PM   #3  
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the documentation i have, calls for
a 7mm socket

That's what I use. It's not like they are really tight.
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Old 04-25-2008, 08:57 PM   #4  
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Default RE: those that have changed coil or plugs

7mm or 9/32", either will work fine.
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Old 04-25-2008, 09:30 PM   #5  
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yeah and if i had to guess, i'd
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That's what I use. It's not like they are really tight.
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Old 04-25-2008, 09:53 PM   #6  
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Thanks all, I will get a new 7mm socket tomorrow and start the plug exchange. Wish me luck.
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Old 04-25-2008, 10:41 PM   #7  
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I thought it was a 9/16. Pretty sure that is what I used...maybe
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Old 04-25-2008, 11:54 PM   #8  
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I thought it was a 9/16. Pretty sure that is what I used...maybe
Yeah, 9/16 for the plugs and 7mm for the coils. I just finished that job today (with Brisk plugs).
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