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      12-03-2012, 11:53 AM   #26
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2004 BMW M3  [4.50]
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Originally Posted by flipm3 View Post
I just ordered the BW Premium Race Studs. I was wondering if you were actually able to torque down those guys between 50-8 ft lbs.

I have heard of some not even being able to get close to it.
BW is on crack. Ain't no way you can get to 80ft/lbs and then the hex holes are something like 5.5mm. So I just tried my best. My wheel hasn't fallen off yet.
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