Oil plug stuck

Huw Powell human747 at attbi.com
Fri Mar 8 23:07:24 EST 2002

Richard Beels wrote:
> Chucking up a left hand drill and having at it is another I forgot.

> I did forget to mention the heat the pan with a propane torch and use dry
> ice on the bolt for differential expansion/contraction.  :-)

You also forgot welding a short tube to the plug, at its middle, and
then inserting a long bar and turning it that way.  You could weld the
long bar on but than you'd only get 1/4 turn and have to cut it off!  Or
weld on a socket, or a big nut, or....

Huw Powell



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