- - trouble removing cat back
09-08-2003 12:56 AM
trouble removing cat back
ok earlier tonite i got bored n decided to go n remove the cat back..since i should be gettin my new one this week i hope..maybe later today..but anyways..the bolts that hold the cat n the flex..r a little rusted n the things i tried wont even budge em..n the rubber hangers...how do u remove them..n would i be gettin new ones with the new cat back?
09-08-2003 01:19 AM
anybody kno how i can take care of that problem?
09-08-2003 01:26 AM
I think you are trying to say the bolts are rusted and you can't get them off.
Well go to a Home Depo or Lowes and get this spray stuff and it'll come right out. Can't remember what it's called just tell an employee that you got a rusted screw that you can't budge. Or get a longer wrench. Don't know about the "rubber hangers"
09-08-2003 01:31 AM
09-08-2003 01:38 AM
ok so what cat back do you have and are you replacing your flex too?
09-08-2003 01:41 AM
yea...why r you removing those bolts?...that will just cause more problems for u...the focus cat-back is literally a flex-pipe back...leave that stuff alone.
09-08-2003 01:42 AM
gettin a mbrp...n no not a flex yet..only had money for the exhaust n to pay off a friggin ticket [:(]
09-08-2003 01:43 AM
oh..ok didnt kno that kickn
i was told its cat back..flex...cat pipe..header
so r u sayin i need to order a flex too before i put my new one on?
09-08-2003 01:47 AM
it is, and you dont have to do them all at once but its easier for some
09-08-2003 01:50 AM
aight..but should i get a flex before i put the new cat-back on?