NEED some help with a broken bolt

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shane
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NEED some help with a broken bolt

Post by shane » Thu May 26, 2016 10:41 am

Hi Guys
hope we are all having fun,
I put off the water pump today and one of the 10mm bolts broke off (Bugger)
I have tried locking pliers but the not working , has any one tried CRC freeze spray ?
If any one conquered this problem PLEASE let me know
thanks ta cheers
Shane
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shane
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Re: NEED some help with a broken bolt

Post by shane » Thu Jun 02, 2016 9:32 am

Hi All,
So i have pulled out the m6 bolt by knock a 3/16 deep socket over the top
and spared locktire freeze spare .

shane :P

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Re: NEED some help with a broken bolt

Post by Alfan » Sat Jun 04, 2016 9:12 am

Great that you worked it out :)
1994 Alfa Romeo 164 Q4 Proteo Rosso 550.000km
1989 Lancia Thema 8.32 Verde Indy 270kkm
2001 Alfa Romeo Spider 3.0 24V Blue Lightning 65kkm
2011 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Multiair TCT Bianco Pastello 195kkm
2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Rosso Competizione 100kkm

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Re: NEED some help with a broken bolt

Post by shane » Sat Jun 04, 2016 12:22 pm

Alfan wrote:Great that you worked it out :)
yes, now i have fitted a better water pump .
Has any one on this form ever removed the water oil cooler ,I am going to replace it with a air cooled one
cheers Shane

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Re: NEED some help with a broken bolt

Post by Alfan » Sun Jun 05, 2016 8:21 pm

shane wrote:yes, now i have fitted a better water pump .
Has any one on this form ever removed the water oil cooler ,I am going to replace it with a air cooled one
cheers Shane
I am not really sure which part you are referring to?
1994 Alfa Romeo 164 Q4 Proteo Rosso 550.000km
1989 Lancia Thema 8.32 Verde Indy 270kkm
2001 Alfa Romeo Spider 3.0 24V Blue Lightning 65kkm
2011 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Multiair TCT Bianco Pastello 195kkm
2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Rosso Competizione 100kkm

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Re: NEED some help with a broken bolt

Post by shane » Mon Jun 06, 2016 10:22 am

Sorry Alfan,
I was just be polite by saying yes I do get the bolt out
cheers

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Re: NEED some help with a broken bolt

Post by Alfan » Mon Jun 06, 2016 3:39 pm

I actually wasn't sure what you referred to by 'water oil cooler' ;)
1994 Alfa Romeo 164 Q4 Proteo Rosso 550.000km
1989 Lancia Thema 8.32 Verde Indy 270kkm
2001 Alfa Romeo Spider 3.0 24V Blue Lightning 65kkm
2011 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Multiair TCT Bianco Pastello 195kkm
2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Rosso Competizione 100kkm

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