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Old 04-24-2010, 05:29 PM
ZWilson07 ZWilson07 is offline
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Default Torsion Problem

so I went out to level my truck finally, raised it up and did the left side and it was a breeze. I went around to do the right side and the damn torsen bolt is rounded off. It will accept the 13 mm socket but when I go to crank it,it just break free and spins on it. No wonder the truck wasnt leveled when I bought it, but any ideas on how to work this.
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Old 04-26-2010, 09:39 AM
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Default Re: Torsion Problem

Various companies sell products for removing rounded bolt heads, checkout your local hardware store.
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Old 04-26-2010, 03:14 PM
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Default Re: Torsion Problem

I use the snap on extractors. Once you get it out don't go cheap for the replacement.
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