Originally Posted by BigD
Did you find something to use for the spacer? My theory for the anecdotal reports of flywheel bolts backing out on M5x aluminum flywheels is that people buy them used and don't put a steel plate behind the bolts to sandwich the wheel, and torque against aluminum.
I asked the previous owner if it had the metal ring, and he said no. But I'm pretty sure it had to have it.
I'm considering scrapping this mod for now. Im going to have to order all the new parts for this thing.