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I need to remove the battery in my S-type Jag but am having problems removing one of the bolts. I am able to disconnect the battery easily but when it comes to removing the battery holding bar, the long bolt tightens up again as I try to remove it. (I have checked I am turning it the coirrect way!) - please help as I am really well and truely stuck!!

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Try using WD-40 or similar solvent(BE CAREFUL REMEMBER YOU ARE WORKING NEAR A BATTERY WITH PETROLEUM DESTILLATES!!!!) if the solvent don't work the bolt may be damage and it sould be replaced .luck!

Posted on Nov 02, 2008

Get a drill and a drill bit a size of the bolts head drill the head off and replace the bolt with a new bolt.

Posted on Nov 02, 2008

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