Ask ScooterDad: i want to switch wheels on my scooter but i cant because the front wheel axle is stripped...what do i do?

Submitter's Name: 
jacob porter
Submitter's Location: 
flint michigan

Try cutting a slit in the head of the bolt with a hacksaw or rotary tool. If you can cut a slit, you can use a flathead screwdriver to turn the axle. You can also try jamming a screwdriver between the head of the bolt and the side of the fork so you can turn the axle from the other side.