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freeze plugs??

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by down4thakrown, May 30, 2006.

  1. down4thakrown

    down4thakrown 1/2 ton status Premium Member GMOTM Winner

    Aug 5, 2003
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    im finally getting around to doin my freeze plugs in my 77 k10. i found a blazer to build and i need to get my 77 runnin so i got somthing to drive. now my ? is that most of the freeze plugs popped on it. but, 1 or 2 are still in the block. how should i get these out or shoold i leave them in? im not sure if they will leak. but, i would like to replace them while i got the engine out. also is there any internal freeze plugs that would require me to tear the engine apart? i never done freeze plugs b4. any advice would be appreciated. thx
  2. pauly383

    pauly383 Daddy383 Staff Member Moderator

    Jul 22, 2001
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    Mesa , Arizona USA
    Tap on one side with a punch so it gets sideways in the bore . Then grab it with vise grips or channel locks and pull it out . Or pry it out .

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