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Anyone recognize this bolt?

Posted: Sat Dec 28, 2019 10:43 pm
by someone972
Hi all, just got done putting everything back together after a transmission rebuild. I had a bolt laying on the ground after I was done that I can't for the life of me remember where it goes. It's a M6 bolt (8 mm head) with a rather large shank on it (see photo). I had it laying on the driver's side of the car under the fender. I did take the bumper off to unbolt the radiator support to get enough room to pull out the transmission from the top. I also took off everything attached to the transmission, as well as the cooling system including the water pump. Anyone recognize it?
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Re: Anyone recognize this bolt?

Posted: Tue Dec 31, 2019 12:05 pm
by jas88
Upper roll resistor bolt?

Re: Anyone recognize this bolt?

Posted: Thu Jan 02, 2020 11:32 pm
by someone972
Good guess, but it's far, far smaller than those. I actually figured out what it's for finally today. It's the bolt that holds the side of the headlight assembly. Luckily I could fit it in without having to take the whole bumper off again. :)