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Old 05-28-06, 03:53 PM   #1
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chain ring bolts

attempting to install a new chainring, I may have beat up the backside enough to make it impossible to loosen up the chainring bolt. Now I was using a screwdriver. Would a chain ring tool help where a screwdriver failed?
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Old 05-28-06, 04:18 PM   #2
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I think so. The "split ends" of the chainring screwdriver really help get into the grooves.
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Sears sells bolt/screw extractors that should work if you have buggered up the head of bolt.
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Old 05-29-06, 08:53 AM   #4
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Chainring bolt tools work way better than screwdrivers... they have a protruding center blade that fits down into the center hole & helps prevent slippage. Inexpensive, too.
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