Re: Pulling 96 5.8L upper intake
"Neil Nelson" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
| In article
| "carl mciver" <email@example.com> wrote:
| > I was looking over the upper intake manifold on my 96 F350. I need
| > pull it so I can change my PCV valve and might as well do the TPS while
| > out. I understand how to get it out except for one bolt that I can
| > see. There is what appears to be a Torx head bolt way underneath there,
| > I would like some advice on how to get to this bolt and what, if any,
| > special tool I need to get to it.
| > Thanks!
| The bolt is a T-40 Torx. Snap-On has a version with a 6.5" long
| bit specifically for this job, part # FTXEL40E
| Before the tool came out, we used to glue a T-40 1/4" hex bit
| into a 1/4"X1/4" drive socket and get them that way.
Ah, exactly the information I was looking for. Thank you greatly!
Another good reason to see if I can go buy more tools, although I think I
have a T-40 bit in a set somewhere.