How to Remove Broken Bolts From an Engine Block?

Answer A broken bolt can cause the other, non-broken bolts to weaken by exposing the non-broken bolts to excessive pressure as the non-broken bolts try to compensate for the broken bolt. For this reason, ... Read More »

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The Best Way to Remove Broken Bolts?

Broken bolts aren't easy to remove, but with the right tools most broken bolts can be successfully removed. The proper tool is a bolt extractor, or easy out. These tools have a very steep tapered l... Read More »

How to Remove Broken Thermostat Bolts?

The thermostat in an internal combustion engine opens when the cooling system fluid reaches a certain temperature. This action sends the coolant into the radiator, where the fluid is cooled and sen... Read More »

How to Remove Broken or Hardened Bolts?

Any project that involves removing bolts to replace parts on a car, lawn mower or any other home appliance becomes more difficult with stubborn or broken bolts. Frustration hinders even the most ex... Read More »

How to Remove Broken Starter Bolts?

If your engine isn't starting when you turn the key, replacing the starter could be one of the repair options. Several bolts hold the starter in place, and if the car is old, one or more of these ... Read More »