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Burred head bolt

\015 Hi at FixYaOn removing head bolts on ford six cylinder engine socket cracked and badly burred the head of one of the bolts. Not sure what to do now.Have a couple of ideas but don't want things to go from bad to worse.Option one: file the down head of the bolt and try and fit next size smaller socket. If not perfect will probably end up with the same problem again.Option two: grind off the the head of the bolt, remove cylinder head and then see what I can do with the bolt extension.Option three: over to you guys...any ideas?regardsgeoff.\015 Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 15-01-2018

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If you try too grind it youll probly damage the head, its prob a metric head on the bolt switch too an ameircan 12 scoket close too the same size you will have too drive it on with a hammer but it should do the trick
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