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Re: Check strap nut
ok, its 6 mm. I have fitted one and used a torque driver to tighten it. However I still get the creaking noise. Any advice on how to stop it.
It's possible that the mechanism has twisted due to only having one nut holding it in place,but a good dose of grease might sort out the noise you've got.If not then source a new/replacement check-strap.
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