Originally Posted by dbeast420
I just finished doing mine.
The strut tower brace (if you have one) is a good thing to take out. Once that'* done and you have an O2 socket,standing on the passenger side pust away from you. One good push and it should crack loose,providing you used enough penetrating oil.
Socket........10.89 at Advance........money well spent!!!!!
The socket from Advance is really helpful. I did think $11 was a bit steep though. It was a pretty poorly machined product.
As far as getting that sucker out...I found that climbing up on the engine was a very good option. Right knee on the upper radiator support, and left foot on the passengers side strut tower. Then reach down between the engine and strut tower bar. (I've got pics if you want
and no, my sister isn't in them, but she took them) I tried going down between the firewall and the STB, but my massive forearms got stuck