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      03-23-2014, 11:09 AM   #32
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Originally Posted by Kunman View Post
what is the torque value for the 8mm bolts?? and what tools should I use to torque it? Cant use my torque wrench, there is not enough room.
I just use an 8 mm socket on top of a handle (looks like a screwdriver handle). I torque it by hand to a low reasonable tightness.

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what does it mean "to bounce the suspension?"
Before tightening the 3 brace lugs, you push the car forwards or backwards a few yards, while your buddy energetically rocks that corner. This ensures none of the parts stick or bind together due to some residual tension.
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