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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 06-26-2016, 06:04 PM Thread Starter
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HELP: Snapped Bolt

I was changing my variable valve timing solenoids and when I turned the car over it started spewing oil and I saw that the bolt had snapped. Now I can't get it out because I can't get a good grip on it. If anyone has any tips please let me know...

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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 06-27-2016, 06:54 AM
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Looks like that image isn't available. Try uploading it to imgur and linking from there.

As for the bolt, you might need one of those stripped bolt removers.

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Or remove valve cover so you expose more of the shank

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if you can get vise grips on it you can probably get it out, just watch you dont snap it further down.

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