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    Whats the best penetrating oil

    Need to free stuck shafts on a carb tried boiling in hot water to expand ali / WD 40 / soaking in diesel for over a week - still stuck
    Other option is to remove butterflies and try knock the shafts out or drill small holes in the body (where shafts go through ) so i can get penetrating oil to the shafts then seal afterwards
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    Whats the best penetrating oil

    After watching “project farm” on YouTube where he test’s thoroughly all types and brands,the winner was liquid wrench,
    I’ve bought some of egay,but as yet ,haven’t had the need to use it
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    If you have done all that with no results i would be inclined to remove butterflys and remove shaft, penetrating oil isn't a magic cure, we bought some megger expensive stuff at work which quite frankly is ****e, think we were suckered into that, my fav is WD in a aerosol.
    If quitters never win, and winners never cheat, then who is the fool who said "Quit while you're ahead"
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    Whilst WD40 is undoubtedly great stuff - what wrong with Plus Gas (except for the smell)
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    Home brew 50:50 mix of ATF and Acetone, best there is by far.
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    Quote Originally Posted by 28Chevy View Post
    Home brew 50:50 mix of ATF and Acetone, best there is by far.
    Heard this a few times now, ive currently got a seized engine soaking in this.
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    I second PLUS GAS
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    Quote Originally Posted by 28Chevy View Post
    Home brew 50:50 mix of ATF and Acetone, best there is by far.
    I have found this on another since posting on here, will give it a try as got both at home , worth a shot
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    spit. i always spit on it before penetration.
    "turn right to go left"
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