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Old 11-18-2012, 04:04 PM   #1
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Exhaust manifold bolt

My exhaust system came friday and I began to spray the stock collector or flange bolts with PB blaster all I can see id the botton Stud and nut!, is it infact a stud or is it a "replaceable" bolt ! I am worried about breaking it!
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Yes, it's a thread in stud. Heat and penetrating oil and it should come out of the manifold.
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Old 11-18-2012, 05:45 PM   #3
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Spray them a couple more times before you go at them. When you do start take the wheels off, it will give you better access to them.
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Old 11-19-2012, 11:18 AM   #5
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Will do Thanks Rick !
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Will do Thanks Rick !
I have found as hard as it is to remove exhaust manifolds . I replace the bolts---- with studs then I put double brass taps on them --one to make sure the otherone does not back off.Plus I add a lock washer and I have not had anymore trouble taking them off later on down the line.
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Old 02-14-2013, 09:31 AM   #7
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Use deep creep made by seafoam, best canned stuff I've ever seen. Keep a small torch handy also.
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Use deep creep made by seafoam, best canned stuff I've ever seen. Keep a small torch handy also.

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Heat helps, run the engine for awhile to heat up the bolts.
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Heat helps, run the engine for awhile to ensure that you burn the shit out of your hands.
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Easiest way to get out studs is the 2 nut method
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