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Old February 13th, 2018, 20:07   #1
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Default Fuel injectors nm?

I took out my fuel injectors, now I want to put them in, the torque wrench has weird numbers on it.
I have read that 22 nm torque is what I need but that's at the top of my scale on a Pittsburgh ratchet torque wrench?
I know this is just a simple misunderstanding.
Shine some light on this.
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Old February 15th, 2018, 09:41   #2
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Is your wrench 1/2 or 3/8 in?
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Old February 15th, 2018, 11:16   #3
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Every torque wrench has an effective range of measurement. The ideal usage places the needed torque in the middle 50%. Readings at the beginning or end of the scale are not as accureate.

Best to get a torque wrench where your needed torque is somewhere near the middle of its range.
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Old February 15th, 2018, 17:28   #4
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I have 3 different sized torque wrenches, and sometimes i wish I had a fourth.
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