I NEED HELP WITH GETTING AN ALUMINUM OIL DRAIN PLUG OFF.

2005 Chevrolet Impala

Tiny

cabradburn

July, 4, 2012 AT 2:58 PM

2005 Chevy Impala, 3.4 L. Need to get the (aluminum) oil drain plug off. I've used pipe wrench, vice grips, bolt grips and liquid wrench.

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Tiny

ASEMaster6371

July, 4, 2012 AT 3:11 PM

Wow, somebody way overtightened the plug. You most likely will have to replace the pan if you cannot get it out.

Try hammering a socket on it to see if it will release.

Roy

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