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How to Loosen Nuts and Bolts

Encountering stuck nuts and bolts can be a frustrating problem in the workshop. Here's what you can do.

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penetrating oil loosens stuck nuts and bolts
Photo 1 of 5Penetrating oil will sometimes loosen stuck nuts and bolts.

Try Penetrating Oil(1 of 5)

Spray the nut with penetrating oil and let the oil sit for 10 to 15 minutes to penetrate the threads of the bolt. Then use a wrench to try and loosen the nut.

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