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Tapping D60 stud holes?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by trollporter, Jan 5, 2005.

  1. trollporter

    trollporter 1/2 ton status

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    I just realized that my front spring pad hole on the diff housing is stripped out:mad: . Has anyone tried retapping with a bigger size or have any other tricks that might work? And yes I do have bolts and not studs in them.
     
  2. Silver84k5

    Silver84k5 1/2 ton status

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    can you heli coil it? i hear heli coil is stronger then original.
     
  3. trollporter

    trollporter 1/2 ton status

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    Anybody else?:dunno:
     
  4. supersize75k5

    supersize75k5 OrganDonorRacing.com

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    call stephan at ord, he has a great fix for this that works, he will point you in the right direction.


    -shawn
     

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