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Old 03-30-2013, 06:54 PM
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water sep. bolts stripped need help

ok finished with the cleaning the water sep and went to put it back together and didnt even have the bolt snug and it just stripped. i know not to torque down on them but this one stripped way to easy. anyone have ideas on how to get it to atleast tighten enough to seal
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Old 03-31-2013, 08:14 PM
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Your talking about the bolts for the cover on the hfcm?
The threads on the bolt stripped or the ones in the cover? Maybe both?
Might be able to drill it out and tap for a larger bolt? I'm not sure how much clearance there is.
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thats what i ended up doing was tapping for a larger hole finally got it sealed up
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