1963 ford falcon

Asked by Jun 17, 2017 at 04:39 PM about the 1963 Ford Falcon

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

The bolts on the manifold studs are loose but it will not tighten

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Hopefully the studs are stripped but not the threads in the hole. You can install new studs but if the hole is stripped it will need to be repaired with a helicoil.

96,045

If you install new studs re-tap the holes to clean up the threads.

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