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HELP! Hub seized to axle

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Help! This hub has been soaking in liquid wrench for two days now. The hub puller in the picture has been on under tension with an impact wrench for 24 hours, removed and re-tightened at least twice in that time. I've tried smacking it from two sides simultaneously with ball peen hammers while under tension and also heating it until the liquid wrench began to smoke also while under tension and it's not budging. Anyone have any advice?

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Workshop hero rust remover bath. It isn't keep($25 a gallon) but that stuff works.

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Get the puller as tight as you dare, then chase the hub quickly with a torch. Heat will make it swell. Don't pussy it, you need to get the hub as hot as possible as quickly as possible before the axle takes and expands. Like, cherry red. Not just burn oil. You need more then 300*F....

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