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Old 02-23-2003, 03:36   #1 (permalink)
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confused ea 5 speed m/t oil drain plug

ok this one has me stumped the hex bolt for the grearbox drain plug i cant find an allen key to fit it metric or otherwise wasted about an hour trying to find the right one and no luck whats with that?????
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Old 02-23-2003, 04:06   #2 (permalink)
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From memory i remember getting it off, forget what size, but it bent the hex key to buggery
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Old 02-23-2003, 05:33   #3 (permalink)
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I just changed the oil in my T5. I used a 3/8 hex key and it fitted perfectly. Are you using good tools or cheapies? Sometimes you will find that cheap tools aren't the size they say they are.
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Old 02-23-2003, 23:48   #4 (permalink)
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snap on aint cheap tools but yeah ill try 3/8 again maybe i didnt clean the plug enough thanks
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yeah a long 3/8 hex is the way to go
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