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#1 (permalink) Old 06-26-2004, 07:55 PM
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Does anyone know what the size of the two screws that are holding the stock head unit are? I tried every allen wrech, standard and metric, and it's in between two sizes. Do i gotta order a special wrench to get them out or what? Thanks
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An 8mm hex wrench should work, if it doesnt, you gotta special order a 5 sided tool supplied by various companies.

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Isn't that a torx wrench or socket?

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its actually a torx head, but the 8mm allen seems to work for most.

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