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Old 01-23-2013, 04:23 PM
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Mein Auto: 1998 BMW 328is
If the mechanic can safely extract the remainder of the bolt with the pan installed, why would he need to remove and/or replace the pan? Once the plug is out, couldn't you just use a helicoil to fix any damaged threads and go from there?

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