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Stuck Crankshaft Pulley
Posted 27 February 2005 - 10:33 AM
Any help out there would be greatly appreciated!
Posted 27 February 2005 - 12:11 PM
Posted 27 February 2005 - 01:34 PM
Put the breaker bar over on the battery side frame and hit the starter a couple of times. That will break it loose! Works great and you can do it with one hand.
NO! Do NOTdo this!!! Have you ever seen a breaker bar slip off a nut while this procedure was being implemented? A buddy of mine ducked out of the way just in time as the breaker bar went through the wood side of the garage they were working in. . . Just missed his head. If you need more torque, you can put a pipe on the end of the breaker bar for more leverage, but a penetrating oil will probably be needed as well.
Posted 27 February 2005 - 06:13 PM
There is an access panel on the bell housing. You can stick a pry bar or something down there and catch one of the openings on the back of the flex plate, which will keep the engine from turning over.
Here's a pic
Posted 27 February 2005 - 07:09 PM
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