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Nov 19, 10:13am - #61748 
BroKen LifT BoLt Question?

one of my lift bolt is broken. i can not take it out myself and that sucks. I probably need to take it to the dealership. Anyone know how much they would charge to get this problem fix. i need an estimation. And for those of you that haven't have this problem yet, sorry but anticipate on it, (2000-2002 celicas) change the old bolts to new bolts ASAP. do not want to be like me, okaaay thanks unless you have warrenty thumbsdownfor me

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Nov 19, 10:23am - #61749 
im guessing you dont have warranty on this?
it's about 6 hour job (according to my dealer's "Lift Bolt" booklet...) the bolt itself is asbout 2-3 dollars...good luck~


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Nov 19, 10:24am - #61750 
couldn't you just find a way to get the piece out without having to take the engine apart?

like, put a TINY ass dab of epoxy on the broken piece and screw it in there and it it holds unscrew it?

or drill it out, or something like that?


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Nov 19, 10:39am - #61751 
how much for a six hour job? well i don't know if the epoxy is stronge enough, and i would drill it if i knew what i was doing. well my hopes are running out. maybe the only way to do is assemble the engine apart.

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Nov 19, 10:42am - #61752 
I would N O T recommend doing ANYTHING to the bolts unless you know what you are doing and are willing to pay if you break it.

It's worth investigating it, because 6 hours of shop time is like $300 plus parts and it's something covered under the 60K basic warranty


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