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Old 26 Mar 2011, 03:16 PM   #1 (permalink)
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MAJOR PANIC need help asap

hi guys how are you all havent been here in a while but been keeping quiet
got out to the scoob today to change the cam sensor on the bolck as it was reading funny on recent diagnostics
however by trying to get it our to replace it it has broken in half leavinf some in the block can see the top of the main sensor magnet
anyone got any ideas in how to get it out
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Old 26 Mar 2011, 03:26 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Re: MAJOR PANIC need help asap

radio nose pliers? a self taper screw screwed in and then pulled out with pliers ?
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Old 26 Mar 2011, 03:50 PM   #3 (permalink)
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tried that but what has now happend is the guts of the sensor is out and all thats left is the caseing to trying to pry it out now

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circlip remover or open up ur snipe nose/radio pliers so they grip the case ?
Large bore bolt screwed in to the case and pull ?
super glue on ya little finger and stick it in !
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Old 26 Mar 2011, 04:57 PM   #5 (permalink)
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got it small screw driver tapped down the side till it losed off and then out with the pliers
wheeeew
cleaned up the welded on crap and in with new one

next water temp sensor but need long socket set first
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Re: MAJOR PANIC need help asap

Dont want to hear this Im changing my cam and crankshaft sensor shortly I hope I dont have the trouble you had
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Old 28 Mar 2011, 10:07 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Would give it a few sprays of wd40 everyday for a few days before hand. Can't do any harm
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Would give it a few sprays of wd40 everyday for a few days before hand. Can't do any harm
Done fewwww! all sorted no prob
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