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post #1 of 5 Old 12-27-2009, 02:15 PM Thread Starter
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How to remove rusted bolts?

The bolts that are holding the driver and passenger seats to the floor are rusted. I don't think it will come out. Any suggestion of how it can be removed? Do I have to drill it or is there a simpler way to removed these rusted bolts? By the way, where do I get it removed if I want to have a professional do it? Thanks!!!

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post #2 of 5 Old 12-27-2009, 02:17 PM
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Use a ton of PB blaster. Heat them up. Drill them out. Try them all, one will work.
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post #3 of 5 Old 12-28-2009, 09:35 AM
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I was going to suggest PB Blaster as well. My '01 had several rusted bolts that I couldn't budge. I went to Lowes and bought a 12" long piece of 1.25" galvanized steel pipe and used it as a cheater bar. Leverage works wonders!!! This is assuming you can get a ratchet & socket to the nut ofcourse...
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what shay4au said. you can spray it a few days in advance to help a little. PB Blaster and a breaker bar works wonders.
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post #5 of 5 Old 12-28-2009, 10:12 AM
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PB blaster and a 1/2" drive ratchet.

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