Case stud stripped
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Location: Folsom CA
Mon Feb 22, 2021 2:13 pm quote
Dealing with a case stud under the stator that stripped out the engine case. Options seem to be helicoil or JB WELD.

Cylinder studs are way more straight forward...anything special about these short studs under the stator? And I assume I have to split the effing case again?
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2015 MP3 500 ie Business
Joined: 29 Oct 2019
Posts: 341
Location: Belgium
Mon Feb 22, 2021 5:24 pm quote
There is a 3rd option. Time-sert.

A far more permanent and durable solution than a spring insert (helicoil).

Granted the Time-sert is more expensive, but considering where this thing has to live it is the best option IMO.

JB Weld is amateur hour solution.

See link

https://www.timesert.com/
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