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Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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What size bolt do I need to press off the flywheel of s troy

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What size bolt do I need to press off the flywheel of s troy bilt chipper shredder?
JA: What's the make and model of the chipper? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: 206cc 8.5 hp briggs and stratton ~10 yrs old
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: I'M looking at it now . Have the hopper off and need to access the engine for some loose bolts on the back of the engine that are creating an oil leak
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: No. just need to get the flywheel off to remove the other half of the housing to access the backside of the engine
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 1 year ago.

HI my name is ***** ***** welcome to Just Answer. If your trying to remove the flywheel you will need a big 3 leg puller. For removing the nut I use a impact gun

Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 1 year ago.

It could be a 15/16 socket