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Old 05-17-2011, 06:02 PM   #1
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harmonic balancer removal

how do i loosen the bolt for the harmonic balancer without rotating it? im changing the timing chain so i need to keep it at top dead center

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Old 05-17-2011, 07:05 PM   #2
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You can turn the crank later with the bolt you take out, Unless you can put a screwdriver in the pulley somewhere, the only other place is the flywheel.

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Strap wrench on the balancer will stop it from turning. An impact will normally take it off with out it turning.
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