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    Help! Stripped Threads on good speaker!!

    So I don't know what to do from here - took speakers out of old car, putting in new, but can't get these screws to back out in order to put in new wire - - -

    Stripped from trying, what should i do now?

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    Drill them out and get an ez out.
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    where would you recommend I get an EZ out?? All the ones online I could find looked shady.
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    Try to find a reverse drill bit(One that drills counteclockwise) most of the time it will loosen up the screw before it drills in too far, then just replace the screw.

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    Quote Originally Posted by dowright82 View Post
    where would you recommend I get an EZ out?? All the ones online I could find looked shady.
    Most auto parts stores have them, or any hardware store should.
    Scott
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    '13 Wrangler Rubicon - custom front bumper w/12k lb winch & off-road lights, skid plates, diff guards, etc.
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