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Old 11-13-2016, 01:09 PM   #3
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Default Re: Urgent crankshaft bolt info

Originally Posted by Midwestdrifter View Post
It is a normal bolt. Counterclockwise to remove. Be aware that the bolt is one time use and that replacement bolts need to be torqued to a High torque value followed by a degree factor which varies depending on which type of key and bolt is used on your vehicle.

In a pinch it might be possible to reuse the bolt a second time but I would replace it promptly upon getting to a location where this was possible.
Another possibility is to remove the separated ring and get the proper parts assembled prior to the job.

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