How do you remove a harmonic balancer without a puller?

Is a harmonic balancer bolt reverse threaded?

“Right hand thread” means you turn CLOCKWISE to tighten, COUNTER-CLOCKWISE to loosen. Like most bolts/nuts. The fan is NOT reverse threaded.

How do you remove the harmonic balancer on a 350 Chevy?

How to Remove the Harmonic Balancer from a Chevrolet
  1. Remove the accessory drive belts from the lower drive pulley. …
  2. Remove the lower drive pulley from the harmonic balancer. …
  3. Remove the harmonic balancer’s single retaining bolt. …
  4. Assemble the harmonic balancer puller. …
  5. Attach the puller to the harmonic balancer.

Which way does the harmonic balancer bolt come off?

Hello – removal of the harmonic balancer bolt is counter-clockwise. Be sure to use a flywheel block or pin to prevent counter-clockwise engine rotation, which could cause engine damage.

Which way does a crankshaft bolt loosen?

Place your socket on the crankshaft pulley bolt and wedge the end of your ratchet or breaker bar onto the ground. Make sure when the pulley starts to turn, the breaker bar is positioned to push the bolt counterclockwise to loosen it.

How do you remove a stuck crankshaft bolt?

How do you remove a pulley bolt?

How do I remove a harmonic balancer pulley?

How do you tighten a harmonic balancer bolt?

How do you remove a pulley from a keyed shaft?

To tighten the screw at the end of the gear puller, use the sockets wrench. Continue until the pulley is free. You can try to loosen the pulley by hitting the exposed end with a hammer.

How do you remove a crankshaft bolt without impact?

What tool removes crankshaft pulley?

A half-inch drive impact gun might be a great tool for removing a stubborn crankshaft pulley bolt. A torque wrench has also been proven to be a helpful tool for correctly securing it.

How do you loosen a tensioner pulley?

Turn the bolt head in the center of the spring-loaded arm of the belt tensioner counterclockwise with a ratchet and socket to loosen the bolt. The tensioner will rotate freely before it comes to a stop. When the spring-loaded arm comes to a stop, continue to turn the bolt until the bolt loosens.

How do you use a crankshaft pulley puller?