Originally Posted by emjdavidson
Trying to remove rusted and broken exhaust manifold flange studs on my 4.6 liter V-8 (left side). Anybody have some helpful advice ? I'm trying to avoid removing the exhaust manifold for fear of breaking off those studs too !
There is a new part that is made to fix this very problem on both Ford cars and trucks. It allows you to replace the studs without removing the exhaust manifold. There is a neat website that shows how they work. Go to studfix.com