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Old 02-13-2020, 09:57 AM
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Default Nut Removal

I was able to remove the 4 lugs. Any tricks or tips on this 1.5" center nut so I can replace the live axles? Thanks!!!

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same thing actually

penetrating oil, patience, gentle application of heat
and/or a few taps with a hammer to start cracks in the brittle rust..
more penetrating oil and more patience
and a few uggaduggas later it'll be removed.

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here is the urban dictionary definition of uggadugga https://www.urbandictionary.com/defi...m=ugga%20dugga
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The title is just begging for Poboy.
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The title is just begging for Poboy.
So true
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Heat.. keep the torch moving...
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Small propane torch or oxygen fuel will help or a breaker bar with a cheaper pipe on that. Just need yo hold it steady. PB blaster or the like will help loosen it up. An impact gun (air or electric) will help.
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