How to Remove a Stripped Oil Pan Screw?

Answer Frequent and on time oil changes put a lot of wear and tear on your oil pan screw. The process of removal and installation can cause the threads of the screw to become stripped or even damage the h... Read More »

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Where can i buy a screw extractor for a stripped screw which is size #00. The screw is stripped and is stuck.?…I have worked mechanics for a long time, and this has ALWAYS worked for me. We have even gone so far as to use it removing screws from a busted block moun... Read More »

How to Remove a Stripped Screw?

Sometimes the head of a screw becomes worn and becomes difficult to remove due to slippage between the screw head, and the screwdriver bit. This how-to discusses how to get these difficult-to-remov... Read More »

How to Remove a Stripped Screw From a Fairing?

Fairings are external body pieces on a vehicle that help reduce wind resistance or drag. For example, motorcycles have colored plastic or fiberglass bodies attached to the frame with screws. If a s... Read More »

How do you remove a screw whose head is stripped?

Answer You can drill it and use an easy out. If it is a big screw I have used a punch and hammer to drive the screw loose by hitting it on the far side in a counter clockwise direction.