2003 Dodge Ram 1500 Q&A

2003 Dodge Ram 1500 Question: exhaust manifold bolts

how do you get broken bolts out of the heads -
Answer 1
With an angle head drill and a good extractor set. Bad scenarios involve removing the cylinder head and having a machine shop extract them. -
Answer 2
i work in a parts store that has a machine shop. those exhaust manifolds warp all the time and snap bolts. they are okay once they are machined flat again. -
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