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Old 02-22-2012, 01:26 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Bottom Dp bolts and heat shield!!!! F*@K THEM

Yeah fuck that heatshield!!! pain in the ass.

And FUCK!!! them two bottom bolts on the Dp to turbo, its going to the exhaust shop when I get the ecu back!!! I'm gonna let them fuck with it!!!
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Old 02-22-2012, 01:35 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Re: Bottom Dp bolts and heat shield!!!! F*@K THEM

Patience is key... Take ur time... I did it on jackstands solo... Always do ur research before n e install... It cuts install time nearly in half because u know wht look for n wht to do if something goes wrong... Best of luck to u

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Old 02-22-2012, 01:39 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Re: Bottom Dp bolts and heat shield!!!! F*@K THEM

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Patience is key... Take ur time... I did it on jackstands solo... Always do ur research before n e install... It cuts install time nearly in half because u know wht look for n wht to do if something goes wrong... Best of luck to u
Yeah I did take my time, who ever designed that is a moron! previous cars Ive worked on (dsm's) had two 19mm nuts and the damn thing came right off!

I've got a garage full of tools, thats not the problem, turbo in the back is the problem!

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Old 02-22-2012, 01:44 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Re: Bottom Dp bolts and heat shield!!!! F*@K THEM

Plenty of liquid wrench goes a long way....spray the 5 bolts with liquid wrench and let them sit over night...the bottom bolt can be accessed through the pa ssenger side wheel well with a few extensions and a knuckle
heatshield bolts, once again liquid wrench let them sit over night...
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Old 02-22-2012, 01:47 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Re: Bottom Dp bolts and heat shield!!!! F*@K THEM

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Yeah I did take my time, who ever designed that is a moron! previous cars Ive worked on (dsm's) had two 19mm nuts and the damn thing came right off!

I've got a garage full of tools, thats not the problem, turbo in the back is the problem!
Sounds like lack of patients and liquid wrench...lol
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Old 02-22-2012, 02:15 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Sounds like lack of patients and liquid wrench...lol
I did take my time, spent 3 hours out their. Went very slow the top 3 came right out. The bolts on the heatshield were easy also, fishing that bitch out of that hole was a bitch!

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Old 02-22-2012, 02:18 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Re: Bottom Dp bolts and heat shield!!!! F*@K THEM

This might be moved to the complaint thread....



Everyone says that heat shield was hard. To me it wasn't that bad. Maybe cuz of my size/strength?!?! Sprayed it and pet sit overnight. They came off pretty easy the next day..also used quality tools that didn't slip off the bolts
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Re: Bottom Dp bolts and heat shield!!!! F*@K THEM

No matter how you do it, it sucks. It takes a lot to get me wound up, but that heat shield pissed me off. No matter what you do, it will not come out of there easily. I didn't really have a problem with the dp bolts though. Don't know why.
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Re: Bottom Dp bolts and heat shield!!!! F*@K THEM

Can't wait to do mine
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Re: Bottom Dp bolts and heat shield!!!! F*@K THEM

blacksrt, I'm with ya man, I'm about to say F*%K it and take it to my shop and have them mess with it. did you have any problems with the bolt housing breaking off?

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