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      09-23-2012, 08:49 AM   #38
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Originally Posted by TripleBlack View Post
are spacers a job that anyone can do? I've only got experience removing and putting back wheels.
How much more effort is required to fit them using an impact wrench?
Once the spacer is on the hub (assuming you've bought the proper hub-centric ones and the longer wheel bolts needed) then there's no more effort involved than changing a standard wheel.

Personal view, but I'd treat electric impact wrenches with caution. So easy to cross-thread/over-tighten/strip thread etc. Hand wrench and torque wrench would be my recommendation.
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