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Re: Laguna II front wheel bolts cross threaded

How far did the bolt go in before it wouldn't turn any more? (i.e. about as much as the section on the damaged bolt occurs)?

Reason I ask, is that the damaged thread on the bolt is very close to the initial point of entry into the hub, (which makes sense, as that's when cross-threading is most likely to occur), so it may be possible to insert a pinkie to feel for any imperfections in the thread/foreign bodies in the hub.

Even an old toothbrush can be used to dislodge & remove any such fragments.



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