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Battery thingies

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by 88K5Rhododendron, Jul 12, 2001.

  1. 88K5Rhododendron

    88K5Rhododendron Registered Member

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    I was trying to connect my amp earlier today, and I tried to unscrew the positive battery terminal and the bolt seems to be very soft as... instead of unscrewing the terminal... I managed to make a nice round little thingy that won't unscrew now! What o what shall i do...

    gasoline4life! Or rocket fuel... I could see my blazer with some rockets on it... :)
     
  2. Dieselmh

    Dieselmh 1/2 ton status

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    Vice grips!!! Then buy a new bolt.

    Diesel

    Everything's bigger in Texas!
     
  3. outlaw612

    outlaw612 1/2 ton status

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    Vise grips are great tools!
     
  4. BurbinOR

    BurbinOR 3/4 ton status

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    I assume you have the large lead bolts, which round off easily and are very soft..............clamp it up with a good pair of 'real' vise grips and slowly back it out. Then replace it with a new one and get a 6 point socket to match it for next time.........lol.

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