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    How do I remove the engine engine cover from a Z30DT?!

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    Do I just use brute force to pull the cover up?

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    I think they you twist them to get cover off.

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    Tried that but it wouldn't budge

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    I would have thought it would the same as the cover on your Y30DT, held in place by four bolts

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    just 4 rubber cups grab a corner and pull up

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    seconded.. I have the V6 petrol but it just pulls up.. worried you a little first time though.. and I snapped my battery cover as thats the same procedure!!! grrr!

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    wait till something ****es you off then go out there grab the corner next to the battery cover and give it a tug

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    Quote Originally Posted by mattv6diesel View Post
    just 4 rubber cups grab a corner and pull up
    Car's not mine yet...are you sure I'm not going to break something? lol

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    yes y30 has 4 t30 bolts. z30 like that and mine just pull up, bit of grease in the cups after. pull the corner where the turbo pipe goes under front right as you look at it

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