How to Remove a Harmonic Balancer From a Car?

Answer The harmonic balancer on your engine absorbs crankshaft vibrations. It consists of a round metal mass attached to the crankshaft, and an outer metal ring that absorbs and dissipates the energy from... Read More »

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How to Remove a Bolt From a Harmonic Balancer?

The harmonic balancer is a pulley (sometimes referred to as a "crankshaft pulley") attached to the end of the crankshaft. It is responsible for balancing out the resonance created by the engine dur... Read More »

How to Remove the Harmonic Balancer from a Chevrolet?

Because engines create a substantial amount of power, they also generate a tremendous amount of vibration. Left unchecked, these vibrations will quickly rattle the engine apart. The harmonic balanc... Read More »

How to Remove Harmonic Balancer from GM 3800 Engines?

Having a hard time removing the retainer bolt from the harmonic balancer to replace seal or crank position sensor? In many cases this bolt seems to be either glued in or welded. Needless to say, it... Read More »

How to Remove a Harmonic Balancer From a GM 3300 Engine?

Removing the harmonic balancer from a GM 3300 engine is extremely tough.These balancers are pulleys that connect to the timing sprockets through a timing belt. The bolts holding the balancer to the... Read More »