seized bolt

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seized bolt

Postby hobbit » Sun Mar 08, 2015 9:19 pm

i have spent about three hours trying to remove the the main exhaust mount bolt from off my px 125,i soaked it with a rust buster solution a day beforehand and then started to undo the bolt the access is,nt brilliant and i had a good spanner at each end i could feel the nut and bolt head rounding off.Next introduce a socket to the bolt head with a breaker bar still no movement.(i know i thought) saw the nut off with single blade hacksaw holder ,after an hour later the nut is off :) happy smiling faces that,s got to off weakened the bolt WRONG ! not a bloody thing bolt head starting to round,now at wits end got new exhaust this one got a hole in it and i am going nowhere FAST,any help gratefully received :(
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