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Exhaust Hanger help, am I missing something?

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by BrokenTusk, Feb 21, 2011.

  1. Feb 21, 2011 at 9:19 AM
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    BrokenTusk

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    Hey is there any trick to removing the hard rubber hangers in order to install my new flowmaster catback? should I just grind em off and get new ones?
     
  2. Feb 21, 2011 at 9:26 AM
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    98tacoma27

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    Elbow grease and some lube and they will pop right off.
     
  3. Feb 21, 2011 at 9:28 AM
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    Yea I tried prying at them for about 10 minutes then figured i must be missing something. Just reguler ol veggy grease?
     
  4. Feb 21, 2011 at 9:32 AM
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    try using some sort of pole on the back end. beat the crap out of it until it gets started going over that little ridge, then just work it off from there. just installed my cat back yesterday and had to do this at least 20 times
     
  5. Feb 21, 2011 at 9:33 AM
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    I find white lithium works the best.
     
  6. Feb 21, 2011 at 9:41 AM
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    WD40 or PB Blaster works if you don't have lithium grease around.
     
  7. Feb 21, 2011 at 10:02 AM
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    thx for the help, I've got some spray Jiffy-lube, that should work eh?
     
  8. Feb 21, 2011 at 10:07 AM
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    any type of grease or oil should work just fine. lube it up and pry it off :thumbsup:

    sounds dirty.........
     
  9. Feb 21, 2011 at 10:11 AM
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    BrokenTusk

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    might be a trip to canadian tire for this guy.
     
  10. Feb 21, 2011 at 11:57 AM
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  11. Feb 21, 2011 at 12:21 PM
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    Go eat some Wheaties, Lube it and yank it mang.
     
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