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    Another Front Grill issue - Removal

    Hi Chaps!

    I'm attempting to remove the front standard grill on my MK4 Astra. Two of the screws are practically welded with rust and will not budge, even with lashings of WD40. I'm replacing it with an aftermarket "Irmy" style debadged grill.

    Any ideas of a safe removal, other than taking a hacksaw to them? I didnt want to run the risk of threading the heads whilst trying to remove.


    Thanks in advance!
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    They're tiny screws, you could probably buy some from a DIY store for pennies if they break.

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    I was thinking of doing that, only as a last resort.

    Cheers though matey!
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    drill them out mate, you can buy replacement screws from halfords for £1.40

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    mine where the same when i replaced my grill. I just ground the heads off the screws and put new screws in with the new grill.

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    Kool,

    Just these 2 troublesum screws,

    Thanks for the advice guys, much appriciated
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