URGENT- Tomos Drain Plug Stripped-HELP!

what should I do? the threads for my Tranny fluid drain hole are stripped and I cannot get the bolt tight. HELP ME! ,Mike

Re: URGENT- Tomos Drain Plug Stripped-HELP!

Have a machine shop re-tap the threads, and make sure to flush it out to remove any metal shavings.

Re: URGENT- Tomos Drain Plug Stripped-HELP!

See Ya Moped Army /

Ifd all else fails, you can always replace the clutch cover.

Re: URGENT- Tomos Drain Plug Stripped-HELP!

Don Pflueger /

tap the hole out to the next size thread.

Re: URGENT- Tomos Drain Plug Stripped-HELP!

Don Pflueger /

load the tap with grease and it catches almost all the shavings.

Re: URGENT- Tomos Drain Plug Stripped-HELP!

Wait! If it's an 8mm thread, Auto-Zone carries an oversize plug for it. I have one on my Sebring and it works fine. don-ohio

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