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1992 Buick Regal Question: Best way to get OE plastic heater hose fitng. out of alum. int. that broke off

 

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wrenchn, 3.8L V6, Fort Wayne, IN, August 11, 2014, 00:01
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Fitting broke right below hex and is flush with manifold. Inside dia. of plastic is "mushy" outside dia. is still very rigid and stuck in threads. 1"-14 UNS thread

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    August 11, 2014, 05:19
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    OE 'PLASTIC' fitting?????.... fit is original.... should be metal.!! Split it (inside) with a mini hacksaw or a blade locked in vice grips. Then with a sharp punch and small hammer, extract both pieces..... Need more info.... Reply here!

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