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| Originally posted by Boxbrownie@Apr 25 2005, 05:28 AM |
If your talking about the oil filter housing....it'll either have a small bolt in the centre which requires releasing or the housing itself is moulded with a castelation around the perimeter which requires a tool to remove.
Either way you should need no more than moderate effort to remove it.
If the small bolt has "rounded off" then you could try using something like a "metrinch" socket which grips the flats of the bolt head rather than the corners.
Best regards David
| Originally posted by morristhecoolcat@Apr 24 2005, 09:46 PM |
Need help getting off the oil filter housing bolt on a '94 318! Anyone with any suggetsions. I can't get it off, and the threads on the bolt are now pretty stripped. Very frustrating!
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