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Firestorm
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2000 Toyota Celica

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Dec 22, 5:02pm - #356681 
Help with TWM Shortshifter

I am installing my shortshifter and when i am removing the bolts i got 3/4 of them. One of them isnt coming off b/c if i turn the racehet it catches it, then lets go. I think the tread is wearing away. how can i fix this?cry

-Thanks in advance

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Firestorm
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2000 Toyota Celica

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Dec 22, 5:48pm - #356682 
its like this...
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so when ever i turn the rachet the nut doesnt move, only the rachet does. I do not mean the inside thread either, i mean the actual nut

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Dec 22, 6:10pm - #356683 
Are you sure you are using the right size socket?

When a nut was stripped that I was trying to remove I put a piece of sand paper over the bolt with rough side down over the bolt. It gave better grip on the bolt/nut.

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Dec 22, 8:08pm - #356684 
use a vice grip or robogrip...


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