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Old 25-05-2007   #1
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playstation 3 hdd

i was trying 2 replace the hdd and i stripped one of the screws. does anyone kno how to remove stripped screws?
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Old 25-05-2007   #2
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I believe you can get tools to do that, like screwdrivers with sharp bits that grip to the screw. It happened to me a while back, and I can't remember how I got it fixed, but have a look for that tool, I'm relatively sure it exists.
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Old 30-05-2007   #3
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there is a compound u can put in the screw to get grip just go to a hardware store and ask for it
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Old 13-06-2007   #4
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try a plyer
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Old 15-06-2007   #5
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try putting permanent glue and imprinting the screw driver into the glue.
works for me
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Old 17-06-2007   #6
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that sounds like a good idea i recommend you try that
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Old 18-06-2007   #7
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when you get it out, buy another screw.
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Old 18-06-2007   #8
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you can do that, it wouldn't fit because the hole the scew came out would be messed up
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no it wouldnt, just the head of the screw is stripped, there would be nothing wrong w/ the threads to it
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Old 18-06-2007   #10
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how would you replace the screw, were would get another one like that from???????
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you could find another one like anywhere
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anywhere on the floor, mabye
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