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Originally Posted by les_garten View Post
Hi,
Sounds like you are coming back apart possibly. The PP and Flywheel bolts can only be torqued once. If you've ever seen what can happen when these things let go, you would never re-use them. I'm talking death here. Flywheels can fly a block or two if that gives you an idea. I saw a house after the Flywheel exited the bell housing, hood and garage roof and was found about 100 yards away.
Les, I'll agree with you on the flywheel bolts, but with all due respect the PP bolts don't neccessarily stretch like a traditional bolt as they are basically pulling against a giant spring ( the pressure plate). At least that's what I've been told and it seems to make sense to me.
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