how do i hold the crank shaft to get the crankshaft pully off
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1998 Mitsubishi Montero Sport Question: crank shaft pully bolt
Answer #1patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, October 07, 2009, 16:26Master
Often at the rear of the engine you may have an access shield that allows you to put a small pry bar in to engage fly wheel teeth or a flex plate bolt. If that fails you may be able to put a serpentine belt around the crank pulley grooves and clamp down hard on the belt with a large slip joint pliers.
I have several special tools designed specifically to remove crank pulley particularly if the pulley has what looks like bicycle spokes.