[MR2] Problems with rear wheel bushes
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Sat Sep 26 19:03:13 EDT 2009
24mm = apply PB Blaster, Liquid Wrench or other penetrating oil. I
don't know how much rust you have, but surely it will turn with enough
leverage / force. Hopefully (and very highly unlikely) you didn't
14mm nut = there is a 5mm allen hole in the end of the bolt. You need
to put an allen wrench in there to stop the bolt from turning when you
turn the nut.
On Sep 26, 2009, at 5:20 PM, Angus Harvey wrote:
> Hello again all...
> I have a problem with with a large (i think 24mm) nut on my rear hub.
> It is the one facing backwards and attached to the front most bush.
> (The long bar which points directly forwards)
> My problem Is that I cant tighten or un-tighten it! For Some reason I
> decided it wood be a good idea to slacken it of while removing my
> drive shaft, but alas now I need to tighten it up again but cant turn
> it at all!
> Can someone help pls...I really need to finish this project before my
> family leave me :-(
> Many thanx again ppl... Angus
> While groveling for help...I undid the top (14mm) bolt on anti roll
> bar linkage(the top one of the two under rear wheel arch)
> Couldn't get linkage apart so tried to tighten up again, but the bolt
> just keeps turning. Whats happening here pls. How can I sort This
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