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Fluid Line Fittings Stuck

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by betardfoosier, Jun 11, 2011.

  1. Jun 11, 2011 at 8:57 PM
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    betardfoosier

    betardfoosier [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Anybody have any tricks for removing power steering line fittings from the rack? I have soaked and heated them, and they are so stuck, even my slotted box wrench opened up. They are horribly, horribly, stuck.
     
  2. Nov 13, 2012 at 6:17 PM
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    Jeffkal

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    I just removed mine. I had to heat and cool them a few times then re heated and they broke loose! PIMA!
    Jeff
     
  3. Nov 13, 2012 at 6:37 PM
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    TacoDell

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    you are using line wrenches right ?

    standard wrenches will round those nuts out
     
  4. Nov 13, 2012 at 7:22 PM
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    JudoJohn

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    yes, what TacoDell said! use flare nut wrenches.
     
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