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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 10-05-2016, 03:13 AM Thread Starter
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Hi having problems loosening the hex head oil drain plug on Tspark GTV 2.0 16v. Any suggestions please
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Does your oil drain plug have 12mm recessed allen head hex in middle of it or does it have a 26mm (1 1/16") Hex head?

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Is it just stuck or stripped? How big is your wrench?

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Hi it has a 8 mm recessed head in it. I have already stripped 2 hex head bits. Thanks for the reply
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Hi the plug is so tight. And I have already stripped 2 hex head bits
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By the way the plug has a 8 mm recessed hex head
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