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This is driving me crazy. I've spent the last 3 hours cursing/trying to unsuccessfully thread on the three snub mount bracket bolts to the radiator carrier.

Are they captive nuts in the carrier because it seems like whatever the bolts thread to inside have come loose? I may have managed to get lucky catching one a couple of times but then the other ones won't catch and then I start all over. One seems to be threading in crooked causing its own problems so I've stopped each time before snapping the bolt.

This really set me back today as I was hoping to at least get the front end back on, pretty bummed.

Does removing the radiator allow access to that area? If they are captive nuts can I dremel a box in there to grab hold of things with pliers? Please don't tell me this requires a new radiator carrier. :banghead:
 
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