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help with sheared bolts?

In message <35AA5848.96D5A37A@nh.ultranet.com> Huw Powell writes:

> >  85 , uk, 80 sport
> > starting with the back right drum, I began to twist off the bleed
> > screw and the thing was stiff and just broke when I turned it.
> Those rear cylinders should be common to about a billion VW's, I paid
> $11 US for a new one the other day. Just replace it.  While dry put
> anti-seize compound on the threads, I have been told... but not tried.

They're so cheap here it isn't worth doing the seals.

 Phil Payne
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