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#3228426 - 12/26/13 03:44 PM I need a single bolt. How hard can it be?
gr8gatzby Offline


Registered: 11/22/05
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Loc: Charlotte, NC
I need a single trans pan bolt. Ford part #N605904-SA. Not sold at AZ/AA/O'Reily. This bolt, in a package of two can be found cheap online($2.50), but then shipping adds $11-$14 to the bill. The Ford dealer wants $8 per bolt. Anyone with an alternative solution here?


Edited by gr8gatzby (12/26/13 03:45 PM)
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#3228428 - 12/26/13 03:46 PM Re: I need a single bolt. How hard can it be? [Re: gr8gatzby]
GutsyGecko Offline


Registered: 08/16/12
Posts: 426
Loc: Youngstown, OH
Hardware store? Get the threads and some washers.

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#3228430 - 12/26/13 03:47 PM Re: I need a single bolt. How hard can it be? [Re: gr8gatzby]
Rouphis Offline


Registered: 01/31/09
Posts: 43
Loc: Tampa, Fl
Junkyard?

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#3228431 - 12/26/13 03:47 PM Re: I need a single bolt. How hard can it be? [Re: gr8gatzby]
beast3300 Offline


Registered: 12/24/09
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Loc: Ohio
If you know the length and type (thread pitch, etc) then walk into the Zone and get a bolt. Or go to a local garage and ask for a bolt (giving the exact kind you need (thread pitch, diameter, length.)) Anybody wrenching on cars has a "junk drawer" or bin of some kind with stuff like that in there.


Edited by beast3300 (12/26/13 03:49 PM)
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#3228443 - 12/26/13 04:01 PM Re: I need a single bolt. How hard can it be? [Re: gr8gatzby]
Chris142 Offline


Registered: 06/05/03
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Something like a trans pan bolt does not need to be anything special. As long as it threads in and isnt too long its fine.the dealer would be the last place id look. Id go to osh or home depo first.
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#3228452 - 12/26/13 04:10 PM Re: I need a single bolt. How hard can it be? [Re: gr8gatzby]
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$8 a pop at the stealership...are they aircraft grade and made of gold?


Oh and weren't the same answers in your first post about this? hornets
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#3228470 - 12/26/13 04:32 PM Re: I need a single bolt. How hard can it be? [Re: gr8gatzby]
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Registered: 06/03/05
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They are probably charging you for the pack. The dealer has to order them in quantities of 2, and since it is special order, you are getting the bag of 2. Those bolts are $4.11 each, hence the $8.22 plus tax for 2 bolts.

dimensions are M8 x 1.25 x 19.
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#3228477 - 12/26/13 04:41 PM Re: I need a single bolt. How hard can it be? [Re: gr8gatzby]
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Registered: 08/28/13
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Loc: MEMPHIS, TN
Scour the local parking lots for your model year? Or try Wally World and their order a part service...
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#3228487 - 12/26/13 04:56 PM Re: I need a single bolt. How hard can it be? [Re: gr8gatzby]
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#3228491 - 12/26/13 04:58 PM Re: I need a single bolt. How hard can it be? [Re: CHARLIEBRONSON21]
kschachn Offline


Registered: 12/26/05
Posts: 3468
Loc: Upper Midwest
LMAO. I can state from personal experience (a long time ago) that this is not a good idea, at least for wheel covers.

Originally Posted By: CHARLIEBRONSON21
Scour the local parking lots for your model year? Or try Wally World and their order a part service...
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#3228494 - 12/26/13 05:02 PM Re: I need a single bolt. How hard can it be? [Re: gr8gatzby]
Dufus2 Offline


Registered: 12/12/13
Posts: 231
Loc: Virginia
You should be able to get any bolt 8x1x1.25 with a flat washer like others said. Most tranny pan bolts have a flange washer and possibly a tooth pattern on the washer. For an OEM bolt, salvage is your best bet.
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#3228498 - 12/26/13 05:08 PM Re: I need a single bolt. How hard can it be? [Re: gr8gatzby]
edwardh1 Offline


Registered: 01/17/03
Posts: 1818
Loc: Coastal South Carolina
any good hardware store should have it - a hardware store not a garden center.
our ace hardware has all that stuff + metric. or a u pick salvage yard


Edited by edwardh1 (12/26/13 05:08 PM)

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#3228528 - 12/26/13 05:45 PM Re: I need a single bolt. How hard can it be? [Re: gr8gatzby]
stephen9666 Offline


Registered: 12/08/06
Posts: 2821
Loc: USA
As mentioned, a generic bolt like a trans pan bolt will be available at any decent hardware store.

Home Depot has a terrible selection of bulk hardware, so skip them. They never have what I need, but my local ACE Hardware generally does have the single nuts/bolts I need.

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#3228548 - 12/26/13 06:10 PM Re: I need a single bolt. How hard can it be? [Re: gr8gatzby]
tc1446 Offline


Registered: 12/10/10
Posts: 553
Loc: NC
Take one of the bolts to Lowes or Napa and they will match it.
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#3228551 - 12/26/13 06:14 PM Re: I need a single bolt. How hard can it be? [Re: gr8gatzby]
Roadkingnc Offline


Registered: 07/16/11
Posts: 664
Loc: NC USA
Go to Lowes or a hardware store, 8x1.25x15mm should work, put a flat washer under it.

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