bummer man, that sucks you have to pull all that stuff to get to it - at least it doesn't have any force/torque holding it in except rust.
I'd hit it with pb blaster today, tomorrow, again the night before, and once again before breakfast, then heat the living **** out of it with MAP gas before trying the reverse drill bit/bolt extractor/easy out. ...my 2c
1992 YJ 1"Body Lift, Slip Yoke Eliminator & CV Driveshaft,
2.5" TJ exhaust, WJ valve cover, XJ Computer, External Slave Cyl AX15,
Durango Steeringbox, No track or sway bars, CJ tailgate, on 31's :)