Help with broken bolts

Outboard Related Only
User avatar
Garry in Tampa
Posts: 2861
Joined: Mon Mar 09, 2015 2:32 pm
Location: Florida

Re: Help with broken bolts

Postby Garry in Tampa » Fri Jul 13, 2018 3:23 am

Automatic Transmission fluid is a low viscosity (thin) oil with a lot of detergents to survive long time in an automatic transmission. Thinning it with acetone allows it to get into microscopic places . . . 8-)
Living my dream because Reality is too expensive . . .

Posts: 971
Joined: Sat Apr 11, 2015 6:35 pm
Location: Cape Cod MA

Re: Help with broken bolts

Postby BillW » Fri Jul 13, 2018 5:25 am

I like PB Blaster for steel and cast iron things. I am a long-time believer of CRC 6-56 for bolts broken in aluminum housings. However, I am willing to bet that, no matter what we choose, it is just mostly a matter of luck and coincidence....

Return to “Ask A Member”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: bobw, fleetwin and 3 guests