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      06-07-2011, 01:16 PM   #1
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E92 M3 BMW Valve Stem Torque Specs...

I am looking for the valve stem torque specs/settings for our cars...?

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If it's the Beru TPMS, the spec is 4nm, or about 35 lb/in., or 3 lb/ft.
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You're serious? Valve stem torque spec? Somebody cares about this?
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You're serious? Valve stem torque spec? Somebody cares about this?
I assume he has the OE/Beru TPMS, which includes the valve. Both the valve-to-wheel, and the sensor-to-valve share the same torque spec. They need to be torqued to spec or you can screw up an expensive sensor.
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You're serious? Valve stem torque spec? Somebody cares about this?
Some of us do
At least those who installed their own and did not torque them enough, only to lose air the next day, and ruin a perfectly fine 265/40 PS2
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You're serious? Valve stem torque spec? Somebody cares about this?
Yes mine are loose... And I would like to re-tighten.
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