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#1 fiesta_lad

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Posted 23 September 2011 - 10:09 PM

Hi all anyone know what this pic is on the ball joint on a anti roll bar drop link. Looks like a picture of a clock with number 11 in the middle.

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Also the replacement on these anti drop links is it just a case of old one of by undoing the 2 bolts and new one on tightin 2 bolts job done.

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#2 Lenny

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Posted 23 September 2011 - 10:14 PM

stick it on e-bay mate along with the corn flakes that look like Elvis,
you might make thousands

Iím guessing it's a marking for setting a torque wrench to 11 when fitting the part.



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Posted 23 September 2011 - 10:22 PM

stick it on e-bay mate along with the corn flakes that look like Elvis,
you might make thousands

Iím guessing it's a marking for setting a torque wrench to 11 when fitting the part.


Sell anything on ebay these days lol. I will have to do me own torque setting in me head i don't have a torque wrench so it will have to be very tight.

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Posted 23 September 2011 - 10:27 PM

count the full rotations to taking the nut off and keep note for putting it back on that should help some anyway mate,
and if theirs a Hire place near you that lets out cangos and stuff, they mey rent out tourque wrenches B)
that if my therory is correct on this gauge :huh:

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Posted 23 September 2011 - 10:27 PM

Looking at other parts on your car, I think you'll find its the manufacture date. ie the 4th month of 2011.

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Posted 23 September 2011 - 10:30 PM

Looking at other parts on your car, I think you'll find its the manufacture date. ie the 4th month of 2011.



Its a Mk5 Fiesta mate ;)

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Posted 23 September 2011 - 10:42 PM

Looking at other parts on your car, I think you'll find its the manufacture date. ie the 4th month of 2011.


Mines a mk5 born 1/09/2001.

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Posted 23 September 2011 - 10:44 PM

He did give an example date, not the one for your car. Hence the "ie" before it

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Posted 23 September 2011 - 10:48 PM

He did give an example date, not the one for your car. Hence the "ie" before it


Ahh right the manufacturing of the part.

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Posted 24 September 2011 - 06:44 AM

He did give an example date, not the one for your car. Hence the "ie" before it



Sorry i understand now it's the manufacture date of the part :(

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