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wheel nut rounded off

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by mikey75, Jul 27, 2013.

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    hi every one iv got a audi a3 quattro went to change my brake pads today and found out the one wheel nuts is rounded off any ideas of getting it off cheers mike
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    Hammer a socket onto it or worse case drill the centre out using plenty of coolant,if you remove all the others you may just need to loosen it a tad.
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    I have irwin sockets for rounded bolts they are magic worth a try
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    WOLF I am WOLF.......

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    That's the boys they can be hammered on and will grip round bar
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    I have a gator but I was going on the op needs a quick fix
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