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      12-25-2013, 10:50 PM   #1
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BMW Jack kit. Comes with tq wrench?

I was reading on a few sites that this kit comes with a tq wrench.
I see a socket wrench in the pictures but don't see it as a tq wrench which will let you know when you have applied the necessary tq needed.

Anyone have one of these kits?

http://www.ecstuning.com/Search/Site...536/ES2530819/
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      12-25-2013, 11:16 PM   #2
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The pictures do not show a torque wrench.
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      12-26-2013, 12:06 AM   #3
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It comes with a lug wrench, not a torque wrench, at least in the kit I saw there (for me, you link never resolved, but I did look at their site).
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Should come with a standard wrench, rather than a torque wrench.
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Bump.. Anyone own this kit?

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The pictures do not show a torque wrench.
supposedly the black hanlded wrench is. few guys mentioned it on other forums but i dont see how. wanted to see if anyone actually owns this kit.

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It comes with a lug wrench, not a torque wrench, at least in the kit I saw there (for me, you link never resolved, but I did look at their site).
Same thought as me, but supposedly the black handle wrench has 130nm written on it, not sure how it can be a tq wrench though when its angled.

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Should come with a standard wrench, rather than a torque wrench.
Yea i just seen guys online refer to it as a tq wrench and i was confused as hell.
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I was reading on a few sites that this kit comes with a tq wrench.
I see a socket wrench in the pictures but don't see it as a tq wrench which will let you know when you have applied the necessary tq needed.

Anyone have one of these kits?

http://www.ecstuning.com/Search/Site...536/ES2530819/

I have that kit and it actually comes with a torque wrench. The fourth pic in the link shows what looks like a regular lug wrench, but its actually a torque wrench built in.

You cant actually set it to a specific torque because there are no numbers on it and the handle doesnt turn at all. But I know that its a torque wrench because when I used it to tighten the lugs it clicked like a real torque wrench would and it wouldnt let me tighten any further. Im guessing that its made to start clicking when it hits 90 lbs of torque, which I believe is what BMW recommends. I cant verify this though.

Also, the socket which comes with the wrench doesnt fit snuggly on the lugs. You have to hold the wrench in place to get a tight fit.
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It does not. I got a torque wrench for Xmas. <3
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I have that kit and it actually comes with a torque wrench. The fourth pic in the link shows what looks like a regular lug wrench, but its actually a torque wrench built in.

You cant actually set it to a specific torque because there are no numbers on it and the handle doesnt turn at all. But I know that its a torque wrench because when I used it to tighten the lugs it clicked like a real torque wrench would and it wouldnt let me tighten any further. Im guessing that its made to start clicking when it hits 90 lbs of torque, which I believe is what BMW recommends. I cant verify this though.

Also, the socket which comes with the wrench doesnt fit snuggly on the lugs. You have to hold the wrench in place to get a tight fit.
Awesome thanks for the info. That is what I was reading from someone that it is a one set reading tq wrench for bmw lugs.
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It does not. I got a torque wrench for Xmas. <3
what company? So many brands out there, other then going with snap on for 300 a wrench, I was looking to get something around 150 while still some quality.
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