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Egr Bolt Broke - Help Needed

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#1 BenKH

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Posted 05 October 2015 - 11:25 AM

Was fitting an EGR blank this weekend and the head of the O/S bolt has sheared off and the rest is stuck in the thread, any ideas on what to do? Really annoying as it isn't tightened fully and it's now leaking air

#2 DazW


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Posted 05 October 2015 - 03:12 PM

There isn't much you can do apart from drilling and using a tap on it

#3 Ldsundance

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Posted 05 October 2015 - 03:13 PM

is there any thread showing with the plate off? you could try getting it with  mole grip, or a super wrench