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

tell me which way does it losen

by in Lindale, TX on November 04, 2009
3 answers 2 comments
ANSWER by on November 05, 2009
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.
COMMENT by on February 01, 2011
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.
ANSWER by on August 29, 2010
definetly counterclockwise, good luck
ANSWER by on October 26, 2010
I put the socket on the strongarm then put on the bolt , place against frame and bump the starter.. works everytime .
COMMENT by on February 01, 2011
can you tell me what the strongarm is, and the timing position on the harmonic balancer thank you for your help.