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how the hell do i loosen the bolts on my egr. i worked on them for 30 minutes today sweating my nuts off with the veins in my arms about to explode. not enough room. This EGR block plate is a pain in the nuts...
 

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yes it is, i also swore my nuts off, i had to make a little leverage bar that had a bend in it and have someone hold that on the nut, it was a bad day. but it worked.
 

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Took me 15 minutes. Soak those SOBs with PB Blaster and use a hammer. Having two people helps a lot too.
 

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Put the wrench on the nut and have someone else hold it on there very tight, then take the hammer and beat the snot out of the wrench.
 

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i bought a long handle flex head 3/8 rachet, and that's all i used. Took alittle doing but in all about 20min and it was done
 

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12mm flex head gear wrench is the easiest, the first time I messed with mine, I didn't have one, and they were hard to get to. Someone posted 3/8 while ago, but that is to small, won't work.
 

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It was really easy I had Bigredchevy do it for me. lol! PB Blaster works great.
 

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It was really easy I had Bigredchevy do it for me. lol! PB Blaster works great.
how much did that run you? im edgey on doing it myself. i know i could just don't know if i wanna mess with it.
 

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they make the plate for it...
 
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