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#14: 09-06-2012, 12:45 PM
 
 Max Capacity
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To break the crank bolt loose, read the timing belt threads. I showed how I used a 1/2" breaker bar braced on the ground and then bumped the starter over. I put a piece of plywood behind the radiator for safety.

I read that idea on here. It wasn't mine.
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