GOLFMK7
GOLFMK6
GOLFMKV
VW GTI MKVI Forum / VW Golf R Forum / VW Golf MKVI Forum / VW GTI Forum - Golfmk6.com



Go Back   VW GTI MKVI Forum / VW Golf R Forum / VW Golf MKVI Forum / VW GTI Forum - Golfmk6.com > Technical Topics > Mechanical Maintenance: Break-in / Oil & Fluids / Servicing


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 09-18-2017, 04:27 PM   #15
lilonespaz
Formula 2 Driver
 
lilonespaz's Avatar
 
Drives: 2011 Candy White 3-Door GTi DSG
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: Central Florida
Posts: 5,688
Quote:
Originally Posted by aj_law View Post
IMO, if you're torquing the oil drain plug so much that the crush washer can't be removed from the bolt, you're using the wrong spec or just going at it too hard.

I know what you mean about the crush washer being crushed and spreading though...every time I've done mine, it is a little tough to take it off the bolt, but I've never had to cut it; usually just work it around a few threads with minimal effort.

To the OP, as has been suggested multiple times already, I'd obviously start with an OEM bolt and washer and go from there.
i Dunno i torque it to 22ft lbs per grambles recomendations.

OHHH you know what i think the dealer did my last oil change... and those mo fos are ass holes and probably did 2 DDIIIGUGGGAs on it which means they probably over torqued it because it was a bitch to get off.
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by Blakcard View Post
listen to your gut....And lilonespaz
Quote:
Originally Posted by Laimface View Post
hahaha why am I your signature
Quote:
Originally Posted by damagi123 View Post
just like god intended. he didnt kill off the dinosaurs for their sweet sweet bone juice to have it go getting wasted by eco-obsessed torque thieves.
lilonespaz is offline   Reply With Quote
 
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:12 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.