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2006 kia sportage 2.7v6. removed a bad crankshaft pully and

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Customer: 2006 kia sportage 2.7v6 . removed a bad crankshaft pully and timing gear came with it and put it back together and must have been a half a tooth or a full tooth off. bunped key and it stopped so I stoped. took it all back apart to check alignments and now I cant move the crankshaft to get proper alignment. moves with a wrech on it about 2 inches on the wrench both ways but will not rotate clockwise or counter clockwise it just stops like its hitting something both ways. no clunking or noises it just stops.
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: cam gears rotate clockwise with no issues and counter clockwise. have the valve covers off don't see any issues. they rotate like they should cams all look good and operate like they should
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Submitted: 12 months ago.
Category: Kia
Expert:  EricFromCT replied 12 months ago.

Hi. What exactly led to the replacement of the crank pulley?

Customer: replied 12 months ago.
went bad
Customer: replied 12 months ago.
outer ring came off
Customer: replied 12 months ago.
response time is too slow how do I get my money back.
Expert:  EricFromCT replied 12 months ago.

Contact customer service.

Customer: replied 12 months ago.
whats the phone number
Expert:  K. Wiggins replied 12 months ago.

Hello, just wanted to see if you still would like some help with this?