Date: Mon, 22 Nov 2004 15:20:56 -0500 From: Fred W <Fred.Willsnospammyrealbox.com> Subject: Re: C900 front rotor screw size?
Dave Hinz wrote: > On Fri, 19 Nov 2004 13:53:13 -0500, Fred W <Fred.Willsnospammyrealbox.com> wrote: > >>It seems that every one I have come across, the screw material >>is so soft that the torx head strip out before the screw breaks loose, >>even after liberal application of PB Blaster. ...and NO! Do not heat >>that sucker with a torch. > > > Why not with a torch, Fred? Isn't that standard operating procedure for > seized bolts? > > Serious question... Yes, it is for me too, but not on the brakes. It's just something I have heard or read and have never challenged. I think that they are worried about warping the disk or something... -Fred W