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Old 06-06-2019, 10:59 AM   #1
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Rotor screw stripped

I went to do my front brakes and one set screw was broken off and got that one changed out fine. The other was partially drilled out. Should I just use a little bit larger drill and try to take drill the head off? Picture is off the rotor as it stands now. It almost looks like the drill was just too small. I donít want to go further in and ruin the huh or anything though. Click image for larger version

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Old 06-06-2019, 11:12 AM   #2
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Turn the rotor so the screw is towards the front. Use a big hammer and knock it off from the rear inside. This will break the rotor off under the screw. The remaining screw and little ring from the rotor can be unscrewed with vice grips or something. If it is really stuck, you can use a hammer and chisel to loosen it up.

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Old 06-06-2019, 11:14 AM   #3
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You will need a new rotor screw obviously.

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