Originally Posted by rao
It is a PITA and there is no way around it. Obviously double check that you really have all of the bolts out and everything out of the way. What happens is that corrosion builds on the dowel pins and they seize to the bellhousiing.
Sooo, if I REALLY
get after it can I mess something up like bend the input shaft? Could it be that the pilot bearing is seazed up on the input shaft?