[Spridgets] Metric bolts?
spritenut at comcast.net
Wed Sep 10 21:30:13 MDT 2008
Michael Rowe wrote:
> I have a steering lock assembly that I think is from a '78-79 California car - it has an extra, slate-colored (S) wire and the plug is different size from mine ('74). The only allen bolts I could find in the hardware store to replace the brake-away bolts were metric, "standard thread". My mechanic/tutor insists (loudly and forcefully) that there are no metric bolts anywhere on a British car. An yet, the metric ones were the only ones that fit. If this lock is not British, I may need a different key blank. Any thoughts?
They should be 5/16 x 24 thread.
Toms River, NJ
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