Other Ways To Loosen A Stuck Oxygen Sensor

Posted in Oxygen Sensors | Asked on Aug 13, 2010

So im trying to get my oxygen sensor out but its really siezed. i sprayed it with PB blaster eairlier. i think a torch might work but its really packed inthere. anyone used anyting different?

There are 5 Answers for "Other Ways To Loosen A Stuck Oxygen Sensor"

  1. Erics Towing & Auto Sales Inc. says:

    Cut the wire off then use a 6 point socket and a breaker bar and if needed a chunk of pipe.
    of a box end wrench and a pipe.

  2. LeAnne says:

    Cut the wire, heat the area around it and use a six point socket to break it loose and remove it.
    Lightly coat the new threads with an anti-seize compound and install it.

  3. ls1bird says:

    slip a pipe over your wrench

  4. The Truth is out There & so am I says:

    I use pb my self maybe spray it once a day for a few days if that doesn’t work try a temp differential to get it to pop loose

  5. mike p says:

    Try turning it the other way just a little to see if it breaks loose.