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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-07-2015, 06:12 AM Thread Starter
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stripped bolt

I went to change my plugs today on my k9 1k and to my surprise two of the allan key bolts that hold on the stacks in the air box is threaded great
how the hell am I ment to get it out any ideas would be helpful cheers
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-07-2015, 02:00 PM
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Re: stripped bolt

Do the screws just thread into plastic on the air box or are there threaded metal inserts? Is it the threads on the screws that are bad or on the female threads that the screws thread into?
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-07-2015, 07:50 PM Thread Starter
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Re: stripped bolt

they screw into the throttle body housing itself metal to metal the thread is fine its the allen key top that's been rounded off
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