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vcel523
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Jan 7, 3:36pm - #367949 
wrench size

What size socket wrench do I need to open the engine cover on my 03 GT, I swear I've tried every set in the garage and none of them worked.

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Jan 7, 4:37pm - #367950 
they should be either 10mm or 24mm

I can't recall off the top of my head.

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Jan 7, 4:55pm - #367951 
are you using MM or Standar, mm is wen you see the number followed by a mm, if you have standar then you see like 1/2 or 3/9 shit like that, buy a set that has mm

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Jan 7, 5:37pm - #367952 
yea, to work on this car you need a MM set.


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Jan 7, 5:50pm - #367953 
it's 10mm


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Jan 7, 6:53pm - #367954 
almost everything on our cars is 10mm...


if you are using standard... stop... and go buy a metric wrench and ratchet set.

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Jan 7, 7:13pm - #367955 
Its METRIC! If you use standard sockets you will strip the shit out of your MM bolts on the celica.

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Jan 7, 7:33pm - #367956 
Originally Posted by Lucky_317
it's 10mm


I knew you'd come in and save my forgetfull ass. There is one or two bolts that are 24mm... right lucky? I think I'm thinking of the 2zz though.

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Jan 7, 10:30pm - #367957 
can't recall anything thats a 24 mm. the biggest you'll need to go for most things on the celica is a 19mm.

the crank pulley bolt is a 19mm...

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Jan 7, 10:32pm - #367958 
mostly you'll need 10mm, 12mm, 14mm on a few rare things you'll need 17mm and 19mm.


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Jan 7, 10:33pm - #367959 
I REMEMBER! The manual tranny gear oil drain bolt. That's 24mm

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Jan 7, 10:34pm - #367960 
thats the one.


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Jan 7, 10:37pm - #367961 

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