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Randy I am wonting to remove a cat timing cam shaft gear

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Customer: randy I am wonting to remove a cat timing cam shaft gear
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: dose the cam need to come out for gear to be press off and back on or can gear be press off and heated and push back on
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
Expert:  Cat Man replied 1 year ago.

Thanks for asking your question and requesting me. I will try and help you out.

What engine do you have? Can you get me the engine serial number please?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
brb need to get the number
Expert:  Cat Man replied 1 year ago.

Ok.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
the # ***** *****
Expert:  Cat Man replied 1 year ago.

Thanks for the information.

It's best to remove the complete camshaft assembly on a C13. I assume you just need the gear off as there is a problem with the front cover. Some folks try to use a finger puller and heat but it is very difficult to do that. It's much easier and safer to remove the complete camshaft assembly.

Please reply back if you need more help or have more questions. I am happy to assist.

Expert:  Cat Man replied 1 year ago.

Hey. I just wanted to see how things were going. Please let me know if you need more help. I am happy to assist. If my information was helpful, please leave a good or higher rating so that I receive credit. Thanks.

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