Choose a thinner bolt that slides through the threaded hole. Place thread locker, if manufacturer recommended, on the appropriate surface. I guess it is easy to tap with such a large drill size and smaller tap? Im guess my heli-coil advise was of no use Find More Posts by 69autoXr.
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Stripped out brake caliper bolt housing threads
Drill, tap, insert a regular bolt. Your repair looks very well done. Register Now In order to be able to post messages on the Dakota Durango Forum forums, you must first register. I ground away the extra length on the bolt and ground away half of the thickness of a nut and fought them in place. God made Man, Samuel Colt made them equal. Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links. You do have a chance of messing it up if you drill off center or at an angle though if you have access to a new knuckle that would be the best solution, suprizingly easy to swap out too.
Plus, they have none in stock right now!!! Too bad you didn't snap some pics. I did a search but I cannot find anyone mentioning the proper torque for the caliper bolts Boxster S. Please click one of the Quick Reply icons in the posts above to activate Quick Reply. Password Please enter a password for your user account.
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Brake Caliper bolt threads stripped; should I replace knuckle?
Dec 24, Oddometer: Fitment Details Product Details. Warranties All products sold on AdvanceAutoParts. I think a simple helicoil type insert will work fine there. An oversized caliper pin. Helicoil, or like Jim said.