How to Repair a Broken Lug Bolt?

Answer Lug bolts are the bolts that hold the brake drum and rim to the axle of the vehicle. Occasionally these bolts break, whether from simple wear and tear, a manufacturing defect or over-torquing the l... Read More »

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How to Get a Broken Bolt Out of a Car?

Breaking off a bolt in your car can demoralize you, as you sit there staring blankly at the partial stud and wondering how you can possibly remove it now. Indeed, this can be a challenging situatio... Read More »

How to Remove a Broken Oil Pan Bolt?

From time to time, a bolt will be cross-threaded or over-tightened and will break off in the block while replacing an oil pan. Removal of the broken bolt can be time-consuming and result in additio... Read More »

How to Drill and Tap a Broken Bolt?

When a bolt snaps while you're working, it's more than a source of frustration: It's also a delay in finishing the job or project. Quick extraction of the broken shaft is the best way to get back t... Read More »

How to Replace a Broken Lug Bolt?

A lug bolt is the stud that comes through the wheel hub and allow for you to connect the wheel rim to the hub. The studs are pulled through the hub in a very specific manner in order to keep them f... Read More »