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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old Dec 17th, 04, 10:47 AM Thread Starter
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Anyone have an hints on removing the A.I.R. smog tubes from the exaust manifold? One of mine is cracked & needs to be replaced. I'm guessing they are going to be somewhat difficult to remove due to corrosion?

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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old Dec 17th, 04, 01:02 PM
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KW Knockers loose. I used the stuff on an early Nova manifold that has much larger tubing nuts. It took a while and I had to heat the manifold with a torch but it worked.
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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old Dec 17th, 04, 01:44 PM
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Do you think a good shot of PBBlaster might help loosen it?

It's quite the stuff, imho!!


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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old Dec 17th, 04, 03:33 PM
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I would have to agree on the PB Blaster. I have had excellent results using it.
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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old Dec 17th, 04, 04:57 PM
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It's the darndest stuff I've ran across after hearing about it on the sites..

And I thought Liquid Wrench was good too.....


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