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stripped them - not badly - on removing an old plug. what are my options? could have car towed but also would like to tackle this as it doesn't seem *too* difficult.

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if you want a real good solution, you need to remove the Head and make a machine shop do a new threats. You can simple just do it from outside there will be a lot of metal small parts when you do the helicoil insert.
 

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if you want a real good solution, you need to remove the Head and make a machine shop do a new threats. You can simple just do it from outside there will be a lot of metal small parts when you do the helicoil insert.
+1. No sense risking getting metal shavings down in the cylinder.
 
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