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What tool do I use ?

Post  sg86coupe on June 27th 2015, 10:31 pm

I need to change the hub on my ATI Super Damper, has 6 bolts that look like a torx has 6 points like a torx, but a 40 is to small and a 45 is to big. Any ideals ?

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Re: What tool do I use ?

Post  BOSS 429 on June 28th 2015, 12:36 am

T40
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Re: What tool do I use ?

Post  sg86coupe on June 28th 2015, 7:33 am

Is a t40 different than a torx 40 ?

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Post  maverick on June 28th 2015, 8:24 am

Nope
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Post  bbf-falcon on June 28th 2015, 8:58 am

They are sometimes tough to get out .Mine had lochtite on them.

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Post  sg86coupe on June 28th 2015, 12:49 pm

A 40 torx is loose, i'm afraid it will round off. And the balancer is new so when I find the right tool it should not be hard to get apart.

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Post  maverick on June 28th 2015, 1:15 pm

Torx don't round off easily. That's why they made them...and where they got their name. Cool
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Re: What tool do I use ?

Post  Wheelie58 on June 28th 2015, 3:14 pm

It is actually a T40 Plus.
Torx Plus....
Snap on has them
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Post  Wheelie58 on June 28th 2015, 3:26 pm

I just pulled out the ATI instructions and it verified the Torx Plus deal...
I have used T40, but it is loose.
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Post  DFI429 on June 28th 2015, 5:42 pm

No kidding.. learning stuff all the time here Cool   Had never heard of Torx Plus until now.. Thanks!!



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Post  sg86coupe on June 28th 2015, 10:32 pm

Thank you so much, I knew something wasn't right I did not know about a torx plus. Thanks again.

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