MR2 MK3 SMT 2003 - Air filter Box Bolts

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MR2 MK3 SMT 2003 - Air filter Box Bolts

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Hi All,

Not been on here for a while, having issues with rev's dropping when going into first and reverse...but that's another thread!

I've taken out the air filter box, unfortunately, the two bolts have sheared...looks like they were badly fitted...so I'm trying to find some replacements, so far I can't locate any can anyone point me in the right direction?

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Thanks in advance!
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Re: MR2 MK3 SMT 2003 - Air filter Box Bolts

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I should have said i've taken out the airbox to get to the SMT fluid...but that's irrelavent anyway!

Back to the bolts....my kingdom for some bolts!

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Re: MR2 MK3 SMT 2003 - Air filter Box Bolts

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have you tried your local Toyota dealer ?
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Re: MR2 MK3 SMT 2003 - Air filter Box Bolts

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Not yet...they were closed once it happened & was hoping for online purchase to get delivered as without a car to get to the Toyota dealer.
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Re: MR2 MK3 SMT 2003 - Air filter Box Bolts

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The thread is standard metric, knowing Mr T the heads will be an odd size. You could use any metric bolts of the correct size as a temporary measure. Looking at your picture you would be better running a tap down the holes to clean up the threads. What size spanner fits the heads ?
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Re: MR2 MK3 SMT 2003 - Air filter Box Bolts

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Spoke to Woodford Toyota and the parts manager there is getting them in, £3 and change plus VAT...

Lee there is really helpful I've spoken to him a few times now.
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