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I've been advised that new Nylocks, never removed after installation, have a tendency to walk. 

Anyone out there experienced this?


(posted on a couple other forums)
Only in extreme cases of vibration. And certainly if they are overused - meaning removed and reused more than twice.

Yes, if you're fastening parts of a top fuel dragster, nylocs won't hold up. But for home applications, they work quite well.

NEVER use Loctite with nylocks. Some types attack the locking element.