German translation: gelockert, dann von Hand angezogen
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English to German translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - Mechanics / Mech Engineering / engine/motor maintenance
English term or phrase:slackened to finger-tight
found in maintenance instructions with bolts/screws fixing the camshaft or cranskaft pulley/sprocket and slackened just a little, to finger-tight.
this is most often used in the reverse operation "tighten to finger-tight".
"the 3 bolts can be slackened to finger-tight, prior to the old belt being removed.
The meaning is obvious, but how to say it in German, with just a few words