How to Remove a Crankshaft Pulley?

Answer The crankshaft pulley on your car or truck drives the serpentine belt. It also doubles as a harmonic balancer. The pulley absorbs the resonance from the crankshaft generated by the engine. When it'... Read More »

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How to Remove a G35 Crankshaft Pulley?

The crankshaft pulley on a G35 drives the serpentine belt which powers accessories like your air conditioning, power steering, and alternator. On some vehicles it also acts as a harmonic balancer. ... Read More »

How to Remove a Stuck Crankshaft Pulley?

Crankshaft pulleys are always attached to the harmonic balancer. There are, however, several ways that are used to secure the pulley to the balancer. Some are held on with a series of bolts while o... Read More »

How to Remove a Crankshaft Pulley on a 96 VW Jetta?

The 1996 VW Jetta was equipped with a pulley on the tip of the front of the crankshaft. Because the pulley is a one-piece design, it rarely requires attention. However, the pulley must be removed t... Read More »

How to Remove a Toyota Crankshaft Pulley?

The crank pulley, which is short for crankshaft pulley, will have to be removed from your Toyota if you are replacing the timing belt or front main seal. The crank pulley is only held on with one b... Read More »