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Re: Direction to loosen hex nut on rotors? (archive)

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Posted by Highrever on June 28, 2002 at 23:29:15:

In Reply to: Direction to loosen hex nut on rotors? posted by Highrever on June 27, 2002 at 23:07:58:

Just a follow up, went to Sears and got this stripped bolt remover bit for a power drill, it's a reverse thread design and digs in nicely. A few turns of self tapping secondary part of the bit and a little reverse english and *ZOOP* right out it came, after liberal spraying of WD-40 of course.


What direction do we go to loosen the hex nut holding the rotors on? already stripped one, not gonna strip another, counter clock-wise or clock-wise?. Also, what's a good tool/drill bit to get that stripped hex out, it's gonna be a pain in the arse.





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