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6th gen accord missing castle nut

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Old 10-30-2018, 05:36 PM
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lower balljoint castle nut is damaged, isn't available where i live, has to be ordered from abroad and it's gonna take a fortnight.
is it ok to put a nyloc nut?
 
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Old 10-30-2018, 09:17 PM
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I don't see why not. They are always replaced by other nuts when you don't have one on hand
 
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Old 10-31-2018, 08:15 AM
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Maybe try to get the kind of locking nut that's staked rather then nylok. Just a little more secure. And watch it for loosening.
(just thinking that the consequences are pretty high if it does come loose)
 
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