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Old June 25th, 2012, 07:28 AM   #1
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8.8 Flange Bolts What size???

Every thing I have searched says they are 12mmx1.75 but I have bought 2 sets of them from different places and that is not the thread. Was there another one???
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Old June 25th, 2012, 08:40 AM   #2
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i dont remember if it was an m10, or a m8 thread. I bought a tap to chase the threads in mine a couple years back, if i come across it ill post it up
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Old June 25th, 2012, 09:25 AM   #3
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I'm 94% sure it's a 10mm
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Old June 25th, 2012, 11:07 AM   #4
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Re-tap to something more common. Or drill out and use nuts and bolts if you have the room. I can do this easily at my house if you need help, just bring the flange.
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Old June 25th, 2012, 11:13 AM   #5
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Those flange bolts are A really awkward thread size. Best wAy is a pic-n-pull. They ussually give them to you for free.
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Old June 25th, 2012, 11:28 AM   #6
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I am 95% sure its a 12mm so I picked up a couple diiferrent sizes today so I will let you know.
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Old June 29th, 2012, 06:00 PM   #7
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M12 1.75 pitch
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Old June 30th, 2012, 06:53 AM   #8
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Yes it was 12x1.75. I went to ford and bought the bolts. They were 2 bucks each. I ran a tap and some lube through them about 5 times each. I guess they were just that gummed up. On another note I think the own bolts have a slightly lower profile thread but who knows. Any way it moves now. Thanks guys.

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