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Re: [T3] Awful quiet around here


> Yeah, we get used to the "normal" bolts requiring 10, 13, 15, 17, & 19mm
> wrenches, but the JIS bolts are now all one step down. The most common wrench
> sizes on them are 12 & 14.
>

Ah, the nostalgia of 14mm!  Most of the old Beetle M8 bolts were 14mm heads back
in the '50s.  I guess these are on M10 bolts though.  That explains why most
cheap sets of sockets and wrenches have a 14mm but no 15mm (or is it 13mm?).

Dave.
UK VW Type 3 & 4 Club
http://www.hallvw.clara.co.uk/
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