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It`s a standard external Torx, size E8. Brett`s... (archive)

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Posted by John A on December 23, 2001 at 11:49:50:

In Reply to: Throttle Body Removal posted by Rich on December 23, 2001 at 07:35:53:

....Koala Motorsport CD shows that you remove the fuel rail/injectors BEFORE removing the throttle body. Two 10mm bolts, two fuel hoses, one vacuum hose.
A regular 6-point socket small enough to fit is likely to break in this application (ask me how I know).

I'm in the process of replacing my TB intake gaskets, and have a few
questions..

1. What size torq is needed?
2. Is the torq BMW specific, or something I can get at the local parts store?
3. Does the entire fuel rail, and injectors come out with the TB?





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