Recommend me some bent-nose pliers - Miata Turbo Forum - Boost cars, acquire cats.

Welcome to Miataturbo.net   Members
 


Insert BS here A place to discuss anything you want

Reply
 
 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 10-18-2010, 10:37 PM   #1
Want fries with that?
Thread Starter
iTrader: (3)
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Twin Cities, Minnesota
Posts: 2,023
Total Cats: -1
Default Recommend me some bent-nose pliers

So as some of you know, I'm doing the 85 dollar turbo rebuilds. On the past 2 turbos, I've blown 2 bent nose pliers apart putting the compressor housing snap ring back on.

I need a good pair that will last for at least a couple of turbos. I can hardly find any that will open far enough to clamp the snap ring when it's open, and even fewer that will last.

Thoughts?
rider384 is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Re-Spring Tein FLEX or replace? Mazdaspeeder Suspension, Brakes, Drivetrain 21 10-03-2015 07:45 PM
01-05 Fab9 PNP COPs (used) FrankB Miata parts for sale/trade 6 09-30-2015 12:48 PM
wiring wideband ground to battery terminal btabor ECUs and Tuning 10 09-28-2015 06:33 PM
Reasonable source for NB coils. mx5-kiwi Race Prep 10 09-20-2015 08:31 PM
Prepping for the cars first track day MechE Race Prep 70 09-12-2015 04:20 PM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:22 PM.