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> broken stud on 914-6 oil tank
post Jan 12 2021, 04:23 PM
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i had to pull the oil tank out of my 914 to address a leak, and one of the mounting studs on the tank broke when i went to remove the nut. it broke about a 1/4" off of the tank.

quick google search last night didn't yield any good intel, what am i looking at to replace that stud?...
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dwelle   broken stud on 914-6 oil tank   Jan 12 2021, 04:23 PM
johnhora   you're talking about this in the drawing below...   Jan 12 2021, 04:57 PM
dwelle   yes, the stud on the right hand side of that diagr...   Jan 12 2021, 06:16 PM
Root_Werks   If there's enough thread, you might be able to...   Jan 12 2021, 06:22 PM
PanelBilly   RE: broken stud on 914-6 oil tank   Jan 12 2021, 06:32 PM
dwelle   yeah, there isn't enough of the stud left, and...   Jan 12 2021, 06:46 PM
johnhora   You could try to cut the old one flush at the base...   Jan 12 2021, 07:35 PM
Mark Henry   Or carefully weld a new stud on. I've done thi...   Jan 13 2021, 08:41 AM
gereed75   Maybe take a bolt with the same tread, grind the h...   Jan 13 2021, 10:21 AM
aturboman   I've fixed this problem before on 911 tanks. Y...   Jan 13 2021, 10:54 AM
rgalla9146   I've fixed this problem before on 911 tanks. ...   Jan 13 2021, 01:01 PM
dwelle   ok, thanks. i'm not going to attempt to weld ...   Jan 13 2021, 02:36 PM
Cairo94507   Personally, I would email @mb911 and explain wha...   Jan 13 2021, 02:46 PM
dwelle   Personally, I would email [b]@[url=http://www.91...   Jan 13 2021, 03:58 PM
mepstein   :agree: someone with the right skills will repair ...   Jan 13 2021, 02:50 PM
mb911   Thats a tricky spot for sure.. that stud is brazed...   Jan 13 2021, 05:49 PM
mepstein   Is there a riv nut type of fitting that can be use...   Jan 13 2021, 06:12 PM
dwelle   i'm not messing with this. otherwise, the ...   Jan 13 2021, 08:23 PM

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