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Unread 02-27-2004, 02:38 AM   #1
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Frozen Hanger Bolts

Installing a Re 4.5" lift on a YJ. But i am having problems with getting off one of the hanger bolts. The nut is off but it looks like the metal sheath inside the bushings is frozen to the bolt and won't budge when hammered on. Any suggestions?

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Unread 02-27-2004, 06:54 AM   #2
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If PB Blaster doens't help, its time to take out the angle grinder
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Unread 02-27-2004, 10:22 AM   #3
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oxy acetlene torch will do wonders...if not sawzaw and metal blade isnt to bad. last but not least i would use a angle grinder
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oxy acetlene torch will do wonders...if not sawzaw and metal blade isnt to bad. last but not least i would use a angle grinder
Damn Bill, I forgot to mention my favorite tool, the SLEDGE HAMMER
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Damn Bill, I forgot to mention my favorite tool, the SLEDGE HAMMER
hahha the seldge works wonders!
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Unread 02-28-2004, 05:42 AM   #6
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Ended up doing the Hack and grind method took about 20min. 18min to hack saw the stud and 2min to grind the head off. haha.

Thanks, for the help.
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