I was tryin to remove the plug from oil pan of mylumina 1999 v6 it was too tide that wear plug and l can not get out not with sucket and Wrengh?

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Asked by Mar 09, 2015 at 03:10 AM about the 1999 Chevrolet Lumina 4 Dr LS Sedan

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I can not remove the plug from my oil pam is to tide and plug is wear off use sucket and
Wrengh i can not get out

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get a socket that is slightly smaller than the one you are using. use a hammer and tap it on the plug as far as you can get it. then try to loosen it.be careful not to bend up your oil pan.

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First, buy a new drain plug. Use a Vise-grip pliers to remove the old plug. Make sure you use a crush gasket on the new plug and only tighten to the correct amount. If you're unsure, have your oil changed by a mechanic.

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