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removal of frozen/striped bolt on spd cleat?(5 posts)

removal of frozen/striped bolt on spd cleat?fouzilogic
May 28, 2001 5:39 PM
i have a pair of shoes with spd cleats......the bolt has siezed up and i have striped both hex bolts.........any ideas

thanks
re: removal of frozen/striped bolt on spd cleat?LC
May 28, 2001 6:02 PM
Drill a hole in the screw head and use a extractor to remove it.
re: removal of frozen/striped bolt on spd cleat?fouzilogic
May 28, 2001 7:07 PM
whats an extractor?

thanks
re: removal of frozen/striped bolt on spd cleat?LC
May 28, 2001 9:29 PM
It bites into the drilled hole as you turn it CCW. A visit to the hardware store should help.
It's called an "easy out" (nm)Kerry Irons
May 29, 2001 9:13 AM