That's what I was thinking. Over- tightened!
They must have really hammered it home, because I was using the correct size
and it was a 6 point decent quality socket. It just wouldn't move.
Oh well off to the dealer to get a replacement bolt. In the meantime I
have to figure out how to remove the existent bolt with the damaged head.
You might have luck with one of these sockets, http://tinyurl.com/bx8p4 .
They essentially function as an inverted easy-out. Note that you can pick
up a set of similar sockets at sears for about the price of just one of the
Snap-On units. However, the last time I was at sears they told me that
their twist sockets were not covered by their lifetime guarantee and they
don't sell them individually. Go figure, it sounds to me like a way to sell
more sets of tools. Of course, these issues may or not be important to you
and if you're likely to only use the socket a couple of times, then
inexpensive sans guarantee may be the way to go.
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