[DML] Spinning screws in trunk
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[DML] Spinning screws in trunk

Hey Group,

A semi-local owner trailered a non-running DeLorean?to?my house for basic restoration i.e. get it running again and reliable.? Nothing I haven't already done on my own car.? However, on this car, nearly all of the screws that hold the brake cylinder access panel to the trunk floor are stripped and spinning in the rivnuts.? I can turn them with vice-grips but the rivnuts are frozen to the screws.? I suppose I will have to grind off the heads and drill out the rivnuts, but how does one replace the rivnuts?? Is there a special tool?? Haven't had to deal with this issue before.


Andy Lien

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