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    anybody know the common sizes of torx sockets required to do the brakes on a 1.9 cdti , i was about to buy a set

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    Quote Originally Posted by slugo View Post
    anybody know the common sizes of torx sockets required to do the brakes on a 1.9 cdti , i was about to buy a set
    front or rears? rears you dont need Torx its Allen key would think fronts are the same unless your changing discs

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    yeah it was the discs i was changing , just a general clue as i,m not sure of the sizes with star ones

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    front is allen key as well

    i do believe its a 7mm

    sorry didnt see las post
    i believe it either a tx 25 or tx27

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    i,ve got plenty of socket allens so thats ok

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    E20 for the front brakes, E18 for the rears.

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    the ones i was looking at go,s from e4-e20 maybe as high as 24

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    I'm not exactly sure which one is on the front (possibly e20) but I have this set

    http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/DRAPER-14-PIEC...item1e5f14e0b8

    It has nearly every single size of torx socket you'll need on the Vec

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    good thats what i,ll get then E4-E20

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    make sure you have a breaker bar the carrier bolts are 120 nm (FT)

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