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yeah, i'm going to need 7 swivels and 14 extensions to get at them. i can reach every single nut and bolt in the entire engine without any trouble except these last three plugs. I can just about climb into the engine bay and have lunch but not where i need to ha ha ha. Dealer said they will have no problem taking on just the three last plugs for me. the problem is i have lost thousands of $$$ in tools in a huge flood we had last year. the house was a total loss and i wasn't able to save everything i could. i'm sure i would be able to figure something out if i had everything i use to.
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true... if its that big of a pain and they aint gonna rip you a new one to take out the broke one and the back ones id do it if you have the funds...
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The dealer may rape you... I feel they are going to want to remove the head ( liability reasons ) If you happen to know a small shop, I think that would be your best bet.
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if you have a gun shop in your area, pick up some KROIL gun penetrating fluid, it is even better than just Liquid Wrench or even the better product called PB BLASTER

Kroil is the best penetrant
PB Blaster penetrant is next
Liquid Wrench penetrant is #3
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Man, I forgot about Kroil...stuff is great... Does anyone know what it is made from? I do.... Here are a few I know of....
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when i change plugs on my truck the 3 farthest back on the drivers side require creativity. i use a spark plug socket with a swivel to 12 inch extension i believe fed between the lines of the brake master cylinder. late reply to this thread but might help out in the future if you took it to the dealership
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