I was removing the bolts from the front passenger seat got 3 of them off when the last one would not come off, now i think i have rounded it off. Please can some body help me remove this bolt. How much do you think a garge will charge or what tools will i need?
There are a couple of ways to remove a stripped or rounded bolt. Before you do anything try PB Blaster, this will help penetrate and make the bolt easier to remove. If you have a welder you could weld a torx bit to the bolt. If you don't have a welder you could try JB Welding the torx bit to the bolt. If you don't want to do this or don't have the proper stuff you could also try using a hack saw or a air grinder to grind a groove bolt and then use a flat screw driver to remove it.
Ther eis a product available in most hardware stores unfortunatly I don't remember the name but basically it is microscopic steel spheres suspended in oil. You put a drop on the head of the stripped bolt and use the normal tool to take the bolt out, the stuff really works have used it many times in the past. Maybe it's called ready-loc or something like that.
The AutoGuide.com network consists of the largest network of enthusiast-owned enthusiast-operated automotive communities.
AutoGuide.com provides the latest car reviews, auto show coverage, new car prices, and automotive news. The AutoGuide network operates more than 100 automotive forums where our users consult peers for shopping information and advice, and share opinions as a community.