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Old 04-07-2013, 04:25 PM   #1
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Door lock Bolt Stripped - Where to buy?


I am in the process of changing out the passenger side door lock. Two issues:

1. The upper Torx bolt is stripped. I have a starpointed tool, but it seems like the previous owner stripped it. How do I get it removed?

2. Assuming I get it removed, I will have to get a new bolt. Besides going to the dealer, is there another source I can purchase a new / used one from?

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Old 04-07-2013, 05:45 PM   #2
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Use this metal drill so the bolt head loosens. it won't damage the doorlock thread.


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