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02 sensor replacement question

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by surfsupl, Jul 29, 2011.

  1. Jul 29, 2011 at 10:05 AM
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    How in the hell do you go about getting the upstream sensors off. From underneath looks the best way to me. Any tips or tricks would be a great help.

    Thanks!
     
  2. Jul 29, 2011 at 2:12 PM
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    I removed and replaced the drivers side no problem,but the passenger side....cant get it to budge an inch (and talk about no clearance for a tool)!......dammit!:mad:
     
  3. Jul 29, 2011 at 2:19 PM
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    i was able to get my passenger side off from the top and driver side from the bottom when i swapped out for my long-tubes
     
  4. Jul 29, 2011 at 2:21 PM
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    Thats what I was starting to figure/avoid.......yes I have 02 tools but one is to long,like a deep socket,and the other is kind of a snub nose and it allows for no movement.
     
  5. Jul 29, 2011 at 2:30 PM
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    Thats my go to if nothing else works
     
  6. Jul 29, 2011 at 2:32 PM
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    I'm gonna spray some stuff on it,let it sit,and then give it another try
     
  7. Jul 29, 2011 at 5:30 PM
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    Taking it in to my mechanic. (& not Toyota!)
     
  8. Jul 29, 2011 at 7:36 PM
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    I would have rather got it done myself......oh well
     
  9. Jul 30, 2011 at 2:07 PM
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    Dude said he do it for 60.00
     
  10. Aug 29, 2011 at 6:30 PM
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