Removing Cylinder Head Bolts

Sometimes it seems like those cylinder head bolts just don't want to come out of a customer's vehicle. In this video, Master Technician Mark Isaac of Garage Gurus has a tip for getting those bolts out. While this tip is specifically for GM inline 4, 5 and 6-cylinder Vortec engines, it can apply to virtually any vehicle that uses torque TL-type bolts.

Using a punch and hammer, Mark demonstrates an easy method for removing the bolts. Use this handy tip to help save time when repairing a customer's car. Count on Garage Gurus to help you get your customer's vehicle repair done right.

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