Originally Posted by mike-y
glad it worked for you too. I remember the first time I did the job it was a PITA with a small prybar, then I heard about the socket adapter from somewhere, and it worked great! I've used this method 3 times now! you just have to buy a new one after a few uses, but at least they're cheap
Just about everyone has one adapter....gotta wonder if silicone lube helps - mine showed no wear. Schwaben unit might be hardened steel....?
Saw the Schwaben bit, but your solution was an already-have-the-tool situation.