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Old 12-05-2007, 09:40 AM
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oil pan bolt

I bought an 87 300td and it had a rounded off oil pan bolt. I've changed oil 3 time on it, but the head is so soft that I am worried that I'm not getting tightened enough with a vise-grip. Can anyone tell me the thread and diameter and then I'll buy a hardened bolt that I can rely on?
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Old 12-05-2007, 09:48 AM
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I bought an 87 300td and it had a rounded off oil pan bolt. I've changed oil 3 time on it, but the head is so soft that I am worried that I'm not getting tightened enough with a vise-grip. Can anyone tell me the thread and diameter and then I'll buy a hardened bolt that I can rely on?

Just buy a new one, they not expensive.

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Old 12-05-2007, 11:56 AM
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Yeah you can get them right on this site for like $3-4....just get a new one!
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