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    Problem Removing shocks?

    Any ideas how i can remove the bottom torx bolt on my rear shocks? Ive done the top but cant budge the bottom at all?????? mk4

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    heat it up, thats wat i had to do, then its easy!
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    Lump the head of it a few times, its what I did, and then breaker bar it
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    lots of penetrating fluid like wd40 then get the biggest breaker bar you can swing from!
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    ive done it lads thanks, even though it was pissing down lol.

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