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Old 03-31-2012, 12:49 AM   #1
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Loctite?

Ok, just trying to get my facts straight and materials purchased for everything..
Loctite, yes or no?
I tried searching but there doesn't seem to be much about it.
I'm guessing I don't need it, but is there any reason (or places) to NOT use it?

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Old 03-31-2012, 01:09 AM   #2
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I've used blue thread locker for my ace rock rails. not sure if I would use loctite on anything though unless it wasn't being directly applied to any surface of my jeep...what are you wanting to use it for anyway?

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Old 03-31-2012, 01:14 AM   #3
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People who have harley's put blue loctite on everything, It sure doesn't hurt. the red can be tough to get off, especially if it's there for awhile.

Try typing loctite and see what sp checker does.
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Old 03-31-2012, 01:17 AM   #4
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Try typing loctite and see what sp checker does.
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I've used blue thread locker for my ace rock rails. not sure if I would use loctite on anything though unless it wasn't being directly applied to any surface of my jeep...what are you wanting to use it for anyway?
I would probably use it for most bolts. Anything that you likely won't be undoing. I would use blue anyways, not red. So if it had to come undone, not a big deal.
Seat bolts? Winch bolts? Rock rails?

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Try typing loctite and see what sp checker does.
Not sure what you mean by this? Loctite is spelled correctly. I searched for "lock"tite and other spellings as well.
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Old 03-31-2012, 08:27 AM   #6
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I used red for my D rings.
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Old 03-31-2012, 08:31 AM   #7
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I used red for my D rings.
D rings.. on the bumper(s)? Is this just a theft thing? Doesn't that make them hard to use?
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Old 03-31-2012, 08:48 PM   #8
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Dreg,

Yes, just for theft deterent. I have an extra one in my recovery kit if I need an open ended one.

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