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#756: 09-05-2012, 07:31 AM
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Originally Posted by Max Capacity View Post
Yea, so, what's your point. That happens to exhaust bolts and nut's all the time. If you ned to remove them and want to replace them. Just go to any hardware store and get 8mmX1.25 nut's & bolts with some washers and replace them.

Spray the old ones with PB Blaster before you try to break them free and use anti-sieze compound on the new ones.
If his are anything like mine, simply replacing the bolts is likely not an option

The bolts connecting my y-pipe to my mufflers are literally just little black bumps now, and the two "once separate" flanges are now one. If I ever separate them I'm 90% sure that the y-pipe will need to be replaced in order for my to have flanges to bolt new mufflers to.

No problem though, I have a new y-pipe in the garage--just need to decide on axlebacks or pick up a fresh set of OEM mufflers.
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