Guest

TURBO Flares Rivnuts and screws???HELP!

12 posts in this topic Last Reply

Recommended Posts

Guest

Guys that are running rivnuts and screws please send me info and the size of them. Images also will be nice. I will be installing OEM airdam and flares and want to use this method but need the sizes of them and where to get them.

Thanks.

Located in Southern Cali.

Dracoruno@gmail.com

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest

Thanks and love that car of yours. You have inspired me to go forward with the flares!!!

Any part numbers ?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

The correct size is 4mm thread size by 12 mm long,oval shaped phillips head.I just bought some as I had to replace 2 screws on my all original factory Turbo.

I got them at McMaster/Carr.A box of 100 Stainless steel screws was $6.00

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

As for the plastic nuts,Carl Nelson at La Jolla Independant has them

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
As for the plastic nuts,Carl Nelson at La Jolla Independant has them

My wife has my nuts on a shelf.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Those are the ones.Dead on match for the originals but they are better because they are stainless.

The Rivinuts look cool, but the originals have Black Plastic 4mm nuts that have a 9mm socket head.Carl Nelson has these

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Draco02 - Go to Berg's Hardware in Pasadena - northwest corner of Allen & Villa. A great, old fashioned store run by a bunch of dry lake racers. You can buy fuel cells, competition seat belts, parachutes...they have every type of automotive fastener that exists. I've never walked out of the place without the part that I was looking for.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now