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Old 01-07-2009, 09:07 AM   #6
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Originally Posted by TwoShots
Why not just remove the doubt by retorquing them to spec?
It is more work than meets the eye. On a bolt for which Loctite is recommended you must remove the bolt reapply the Loctite and then torque correctly. Turning a bolt with Loctite breaks the bond and renders the Loctite useless. When I see guys reefing on their sprocket bolts before a ride I just shake my head.
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