E36 328 changing cat manifold nuts
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    changing cat manifold nuts

    I've got to change my cat, how does everyone split the cats from the manifold with out snapping the studs on the manifold flange?
    please keep in mind im doing this on my drive way


    cheers lee

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    i just let mine soak in WD40 while eating lunch and setting everything up and didnt snap a bolt.

    couple of the bolts are real pigs to get to and undo to

    did snap one on my mates though, but we didnt leave WD40 that long

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    cheers i snapped 2 on the engine ive just removed really dont wanna snap them on the other manifold

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