How to Remove Stuck Header Bolts?

Answer Because exhaust manifolds and headers are made of iron, they are particularly susceptible to rust. Rust by itself usually doesn't present a problem for exhaust components. However, removing rusted ... Read More »

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How to Remove Stuck or Rounded Bolts?

Bolts are heavy-duty screws normally used on cars and motorcycles that are held tight by a nut. Bolts can be stripped or become rounded by forcing them out of their fastenings. There are several wa... Read More »

How to Tighten Header Bolts?

Custom exhausts are popular additions to a car, and headers are the first thing to get installed. Over time, header bolts can loosen, and you have to tighten them. Getting at header bolts isn't eas... Read More »

How to Keep Header Bolts Tight?

Headers are inherently warped by a certain amount where they are welded to the separator flange, causing uneven seating against the head. To correct this problem, special thick, soft header gaskets... Read More »

The Best Ways to Get Stuck Bolts Out?

Depending on where the bolt is located can limit your chances of success. You can remove a stuck bolt in several ways, but only a seasoned mechanic will have the proper tools and skill to do it whi... Read More »