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STRIPPED HOLE ON ENGINE BLOCK

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Hiatt1991, Dec 7, 2010.

  1. Dec 7, 2010 at 6:17 PM
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    Hiatt1991

    Hiatt1991 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Its the hole that holds the grey plastic spark plug ignitor on. I did this while changing out my plugs but the wierd thing is, is that I put it in by hand. Im not sure what happened but I need it fixed Does anybody know a good fix for this or if its safe to drive without it?
     
  2. Dec 7, 2010 at 6:18 PM
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    ktmrider

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    just go to autozone/kraigen and get a helo coil kit. It essentially taps the hole to a larger size and puts a spring like thing in the hole thats the original size that you stripped.
     
  3. Dec 7, 2010 at 6:22 PM
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    S.B.

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  4. Dec 7, 2010 at 7:13 PM
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    Nirvana

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    Helicoil or tap it to a larger size.
     
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