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Old 10-11-2004, 00:38   #1 (permalink)
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Question Dreaded TORX

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I was wondering if someone would be able to post a picture of the type of torx screw used in the EF/EL stereo-brackets. I dont get my EL Futura till friday, and i've already bought and installed the adaptor on my old head unit, and i just want to see if i have anything around the house that could be used to remove the Torx screwes i hear oh so much about.

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Re: Dreaded TORX

Goto Dick Smith buy a security torx bit set, they have the cheapest price, and a security tox bit (have the hole in the middle) can be used for standard torx screws as well.
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Thx for the reply...

I think i (by i, i ofcourse mean, my dad) may have one of those sets in the garage, happen to know the size of it? im thinking hold off till i see the screws till i go out to dse and buy a kit (double check and the stores around my area are stocked up nicely, or so it says online).


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Re: Dreaded TORX

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Thx for the reply...

I think i (by i, i ofcourse mean, my dad) may have one of those sets in the garage, happen to know the size of it? im thinking hold off till i see the screws till i go out to dse and buy a kit (double check and the stores around my area are stocked up nicely, or so it says online).


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Bye a Torx set or just use a flat blade screwdriver... thats what I did.
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Re: Dreaded TORX

the torx bit you require is a "T20"
make sure you get the theft proof one with the hole up the guts of it

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