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Old 06-29-2009, 03:16 PM   #35
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I was able to get an extra 1/4 turn on each of them. I will check them again in a few weeks, but I don't think they were vibrating loose but probably just not tightened down enough.
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Old 06-29-2009, 03:26 PM   #36
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Don't want to hijack the thread, but when I got my car, there were a couple of grimy spots under the spoiler. I've since washed and Zaino'd her, but those damn spots are driving me crazy! I'm going to check the bolts tonight, but does anyone think it would be that hard to just take the spoiler off and clean those spots up?
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Old 06-29-2009, 04:26 PM   #37
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Hey CanadianCamaro, can you post a pic of that trunk pull? thats a great idea...
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Old 06-29-2009, 04:49 PM   #38
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Hey CanadianCamaro, can you post a pic of that trunk pull? thats a great idea...
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Old 06-29-2009, 05:20 PM   #39
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Lot of ppl reporting 1/4 turns. Think maybe they were intending to be torqued to that specification? Seems a little suspicious that so many cars would have nuts of any kind that consistantly need 1/4 turns. It would be nice to here something from someone inside on that one. Hopefully these are the only loose nuts.
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Old 06-29-2009, 05:26 PM   #40
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Oh, that's great...Now I have to supply my trunk monkey with a ratchet set..
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Old 06-29-2009, 05:59 PM   #41
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My nuts are secure






but, I will check the spoiler fasteners right away....
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Old 06-29-2009, 09:19 PM   #42
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Didn't you ever drop a nut when you were trying to get it started?
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Old 06-29-2009, 09:50 PM   #43
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Old 06-29-2009, 10:32 PM   #44
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I was waiting for someone to blame the F****** Canadians !!! Your finally on to us , its a great big conspiracy from north of the boarder. Loosen the nuts off American cars !!!

Don't forget we're responsible for Green House Gas and the end of the world ! I'm sure there are other things we're being blamed for but i'll leave that to the history buffs who visit this page

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Old 06-30-2009, 08:06 PM   #45
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LOL... this thread has been successfully jacked...

Don't forget to check your nuts... Spoiler nuts!
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Old 07-01-2009, 09:19 AM   #46
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Old 07-01-2009, 09:45 AM   #47
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Great info , THX!!!
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Old 07-01-2009, 10:56 AM   #48
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I had to tighten them up a little on my spoiler. They weren't loose by any means though. Thanks for letting us know.
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Old 07-01-2009, 12:03 PM   #49
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Little bit of locktite treadlocker Blue 242 might be good idea too.
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Old 07-03-2009, 04:38 PM   #50
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Just checked mine ... good to go... sorry canadian cars are all good :-)
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Old 07-03-2009, 04:44 PM   #51
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Did anyone bring this up?

The spoiler does need to be removed for the trunk stripes.

Obviously the nuts weren't tightened enough when the spoiler was reinstalled.
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