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Unread 11-14-2012, 08:43 PM   #1
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Rollbar speaker screw i should use, phillips doesnt work.

I tried using a phillips to unscrew the rollbar bar speakers but it looks like like i need a special tip. Does anyone know?

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Unread 11-14-2012, 08:44 PM   #2
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Torx, T-10 or T-15...cant remember.
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Unread 11-15-2012, 12:26 AM   #3
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If you plan on doing any work on your JK you’re going to need to get a torx bit kit. Any tool supply place carries them.
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I tried using a phillips to unscrew the rollbar bar speakers but it looks like like i need a special tip. Does anyone
Just drill it out.
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Jeep uses a LOT of Torx head screws... Probably Torx...
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Unread 11-15-2012, 08:38 AM   #6
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If you plan on doing any work on your JK you’re going to need to get a torx bit kit. Any tool supply place carries them.
Do you know where i can get the Torx bits that will fit the JK slots in the trunk area?

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Unread 11-15-2012, 09:48 AM   #7
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Any tool supply place carries them.
He already told you once.
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Unread 11-15-2012, 02:54 PM   #8
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The ones (speaker screws) on my 2012 are T-15 like maniacal_rick mentioned up above. I would imagine that they are the same for all models.

Just in case you are a bit confused as to what Torx bits are, take a look here. If you buy a set then I suggest getting the ones that require a ratchet to use, that way you’ll be able to apply enough torque to remove the larger stubborn ones. Also but not necessary, try to buy a quality set, for instance craftsman (I have harbor freight Torx bits too). Not using a tight fitting bit that is somewhat rounded can ruin your day.

denny1514, please fill out your profile when you get a chance, it will come in handy when you post in the JK tech section, thanks.
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