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How do you remove a oil dipstick tube easily without breaking it off want to remove one from junkyard this is for a 1989 Plymouth horizon?

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January 08, 2007 2:20PM

Oil dipstick tubes are pressed into the block meaning that the hole and the tube are so close in size that it stays in place without any other retainer. So if you use a Map gas torch to heat the tube it should contract enough to remove it with a twist and pull motion.