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Im installing the dmaxstore front end stage 3 kit. i already have the right side off and im working on the left. iv used a breaker car and socket, even tryed jumping on it with everything iv got. i dont have the air to run a 3/4 or 1 in impact. any ideas please?? and could it be left handed threads??
 

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i thought the same thing but im trying to avoid that. what if i took a air hammer to it?
 

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Take air hammer to it... won't hurt nothing, if all else fails, and you are replacing hub, use some heat on the nut, like tgreene said, won't take much.

A snipe and a good 3/4" socket set usually works fine.

They are not left handed.
 

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I just took mine off about 20 mins ago... :) came off like a dream because I copper coat everything on my truck lol.
 

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you say you dont have enough air to run a 3/4 or 1 inch gun but do you have enough to run a good 1/2 inch gun? i have never had a problem with them using my 1/2 inch gun and a hub nut socket.
 

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you say you dont have enough air to run a 3/4 or 1 inch gun but do you have enough to run a good 1/2 inch gun? i have never had a problem with them using my 1/2 inch gun and a hub nut socket.
yes sir i do, which it took the right side off just fine. and just tryd the air hammer and the nut dont even budge.
 

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if you got good penetrating lube, spray it and wait til morning?
 

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They come with some high strength thread locker from the factory, a little heat softens the "glue" and you're good to go. If it's been off before it may be a lot easier since it probably didn't get the thread locker.....
 

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Use heat....It prob has a shit ton of threadlocker on it.
 

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well iv used heat, 1 in impact and 5 ft cheater. how should i go about cutting the SOB off?
 

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Take pictures .... I know a LOT of guys looking at this kit.
 

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i most deff will. think i could just cut the cv in half?
 

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I have had a nut that did not want to come off, I am not a fan of using heat, I use a high speed cutting wheel and cut into the nut on three sides, soak it up and use a decent impact and off it comes. If it does not come off just cut three more slices either farther in or out a bit. use the impact when the nut has some heat in it. Works for me! you do need a new nut.
 

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Don't left handed nuts have notches on the outsides of the heads?
 

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No don't cut the CV in half it won't do you any good.
 
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