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#1 timintc

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Posted 31 January 2006 - 02:32 PM

am about to tackle my rear brakes on a 2000 legacy wagon, and am wondering amongst other things is, should i invest in a torque wrench ? as i have seen other post alluding to torqueing the caliper bolts, and what is the proper torque on these bolts?

#2 Dickensheets

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Posted 31 January 2006 - 04:29 PM

A torque wrench is a must for many things, particularly aluminum (like your engine). Your brakes are steel but not a bad idea to toruqe them.

My 97 Legacy:

front lock pin=25-33 ftlb
rear lock pin=144-204 INCHlbs

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#3 brus brother

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Posted 31 January 2006 - 09:30 PM

Should anti-seize grease be used on these bolts??

#4 Dickensheets

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Posted 31 January 2006 - 10:48 PM

I don't. But I fail to see how it would hurt.




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