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Old 10-16-2012, 05:41 PM   #1
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How can i remove the jbweld and the fitting from my oil pan? i may be getting a cheap an stainless line setup for my oil drain and would need to swap the fitting.

anyone ever done this? torch or sawzall?
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Old 10-16-2012, 05:54 PM   #2
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turn it with a wrench. itll come off like you never applied any glue.
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If it doesn't come out easily, hit it with a torch. The heat will make that **** crumble like chalk.
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I am surprised the jb weld holds up to the heat. i'd say it come off pretty easy if you heat up the car and turn it with a wrench assuming it is still on the car.
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Hmm in for the burnt motor pics or is there no fire warning?
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It will actually work, unless it is threaded in.
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