Broken Thermostat housing bolt

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Broken Thermostat housing bolt

Postby M55RK H » Mon Nov 29, 2010 4:38 pm

How do you solve the problem of a broken thermostat housing bolt. Thanks Mark.
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Re: Broken Thermostat housing bolt

Postby trevor » Mon Nov 29, 2010 5:08 pm

Originally they were studs. Is the thermostat housing still on? Where is it broke?

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Re: Broken Thermostat housing bolt

Postby M55RK H » Tue Nov 30, 2010 4:26 pm

Thanks for the reply Trevor the thermostat housing was of at the time managed to drill the bolt out and re-tap it with a slightly larger bolt. Thankyou Mark. :D
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