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Unread 12-27-2009, 01:15 PM   #1
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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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Unread 12-27-2009, 01:17 PM   #2
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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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Unread 12-28-2009, 08:35 AM   #3
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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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Unread 12-28-2009, 09:05 AM   #4
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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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Unread 12-28-2009, 09:12 AM   #5
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PB blaster and a 1/2" drive ratchet.
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If you can tolerate the Bilsteins, that will invalidate any discussion you and I may have from now on. They are quite possibly the most annoying damper I've ever used.
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