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Is the bolt that holds the drive pully on the crankshaft

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is the bolt that holds the drive pully on the crankshaft revers threaded on a 1998 2.5 mitsubitchi motor
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Subaru
Expert:  Mike V. replied 11 months ago.

Hi there,

This is a standard bolt, not a reverse bolt. Sometimes you can use a prybar to help hold the pulley when you are trying to remove the bolt. The torque is 135 ft lbs, so it's pretty tight on there.

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