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1996 Honda Accord Question: harmonic balancer bolt will not remove does it clock wise or counter clock wise

 

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Mr Kenneth Calip, 2.7L V6, Lindale, TX, November 04, 2009, 15:24
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tell me which way does it losen

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, November 05, 2009, 15:41
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    It turns counter clockwise to open. There is a special tool that attaches to a breaker bar to hold the pulley while you crack open the crank pulley bolt. I have seen the tool on line for about $50 to $60.

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    Visitor, February 01, 2011, 18:41

    could you tell me the right timing position and location of the marks on the harmonic balancer, theirs 4 notches and 3 of them is close together and 1 is separate, thank you for your help.

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    Visitor, August 29, 2010, 19:15

    definetly counterclockwise, good luck

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    Visitor, October 26, 2010, 18:40

    I put the socket on the strongarm then put on the bolt , place against frame and bump the starter.. works everytime .

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    Visitor, February 01, 2011, 18:34

    can you tell me what the strongarm is, and the timing position on the harmonic balancer thank you for your help.

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