I was trying to replace a rusted out freeze plug on a 1996 Taurus. It
is located near the firewall side of the engine (not much room to
I was using a rubber expansion plug and I guess I picked a size a bit
small. I used too much pressure with the socket wrench and I pushed
the plug into the block.
It might be next to impossible for me to remove this from the block
(though I will try).
My question is will leaving rubber the plug in the block (assuming I
can actually fix the freeze plug) doom my engine.