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Old 10-08-2012, 01:59 AM   #26
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Originally Posted by E46Mango View Post
I want to see a picture of the tool you used in place complete w/ extension. How long of an extension did you use? Did you use a 1/2" drive breaker bar w/ 1/2" deep socket and extension, pipe etc? If so, how long?
I used a 2ft breaker bar, with a pipe slipped over it that made it a 4.5 ft breaker bar, and I was unable to break mine loose. This was not on a BMW, but a 1.6l Mazda Miata, in the interest of full disclosure.
I used the method in the video, but please see the critical notes about that process in the post above.
You can fight it like hell, or be done in a few seconds. Your choice.

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