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    sump plug!

    probably in the wrong section but here goes..

    went to change tho oil in my girl tonight and cudnt get the plug out, what is the tool that fits in the whole? got pissed off and tried useing molegrips but it wudnt budge lol! what size/code is the socket thats needed?
    any help is appreciated. thanks in advance.
    now on my 7th vaux and its a van baby!!!

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    you need torx bits

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    yea i assumed thats what they were but i only got stupid little set, just need to know what size it is then i can probably borrow 1 from work, cheers tho
    now on my 7th vaux and its a van baby!!!

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    change the oil in my girl lol classic
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    It's a T45 although a T40 does it to (search facality on here's great )
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    i cant sus out why vauxhall changed the plug from the old hex bolt
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    Quote Originally Posted by slowlanepsycho View Post
    change the oil in my girl lol classic

    are u mocking me lol,


    thanks for the help guys
    now on my 7th vaux and its a van baby!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by clanless View Post
    i cant sus out why vauxhall changed the plug from the old hex bolt
    Cheaper to make probably?
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    Torx bolt will round off quicker then need replaced

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    its not really a big profit spinner though as there only Penny's lol
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