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Basic tools recomendations
Published by pander5
10-11-2008
Basic tools recomendations

Not sure if this is the right forum but my questions is what you guys might recommend for a basic E92 DIY tool inventory. I have a 10 piece metric socket set and a small assortment of individual metric wrenches. Sears is having a 50% off sale this weekend and I want to complete an inventory of what I might need for various DIY projects on my ride.

Anything you guys can recommend for must have tools for our cars would be great.

Thanks for anything you can offer.
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By ngoni on 10-11-2008, 12:03 PM
You'll want some torx sockets- I've seen guides here calling for T10, 20, 25, 27, 30, 40, and 50. Also an extension for some of the more hard to get spaces.
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By pander5 on 10-11-2008, 06:48 PM
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Thanks ngoni, appreciate it.
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By Barmats on 10-23-2008, 09:41 PM
Yes, definitely get a torx set. If you're changing your own wheels, you'll need a 17 mm deep socket and possibly a small extension as well.
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By FrankoQ on 10-24-2008, 05:24 AM
Torx screw drivers too.
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