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Old 21 Jul 2006, 10:19 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question drive shaft boot, please help

hello,
can you fit a drive shart boot an sucure it with two cable ties??
as ive ran out of the metal clips,
ive heard you can but thought i'd better run it past you first
any advice welcome
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Old 22 Jul 2006, 09:45 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Ive fitted them on other cars before an theyve come with cable ties to refit with-prefer the metal clips but dont see a problem.
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It will work, not as well as the metal bands as Dave pointed out. Try to get the grease out from the seal area. A dry joint is less likely to slip apart. The tie straps don't apply as much pressure as a metal band.

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