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Removed the T-stat from the fender and have it in a vice. Trying to remove the screw caps is impossible.
Have been soaking them with PB Blaster, but they are still locked solid. I have a Stilson on them and realy don't like chewing up the edges of the cap.....but still cannot come loose.
Any tricks to get these caps off?
I do not want to destroy the cast housing by really pounding on the cap, but I wonder if the previous owner ever lock tited r sealed the threads somehow which makes this thing impossible to get loose now.
1979 930 Turbo....3.4L, 7.5to1 comp, SC cams, B&B intercooler, Snow Perf water/meth injection, Rarlyl8 headers, Garret GTX turbo, 36mm ported intakes, Innovate Auxbox/LM-1, custom Manually Adjustable wastegate housing (0.8-1.1bar),--running 0.7bar max
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Old 10-08-2007, 11:52 AM
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