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Unread 04-09-2009, 06:41 PM   #1
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upper control arm bolt size?

hey what size socket and wrnech fit on the upper control arms bolts on the body side. i tried a 15 and it seemed to just slip with a little pressure. a 15 seems to fit good on the nut side but not the bolt head side. any ideas? thanks people

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Unread 04-09-2009, 06:50 PM   #2
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uhhh the other side you dont need a wrench its got a tang on it so it dosent move all you need is a wrench on the nut side
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Unread 04-09-2009, 06:51 PM   #3
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yeah but ive had a few of those break before, any body know the definite sixe of that bolt.
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Unread 04-10-2009, 05:30 AM   #4
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i just used a sawzall and cut it off
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I used the 15mm on both sides, is it rounded off?
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Unread 04-10-2009, 06:20 AM   #6
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no, never been touched before. ill try the 15 on hte nut side and hopefully get it off.
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